Why You Should Live in Grand Rapids
According to a 2019 article from usnews.com, Grand Rapids seems to be one of the best places to live in America. Grand Rapids always seems to make it on the lists for the top places to live. If that's not convincing enough to make you want to stay in Grand Rapids, keep reading to find out why you should live in Grand Rapids.
The Local Businesses - Grand Rapids has hundreds of amazing local businesses, and there's nothing better than supporting local! There are dozens of coffee shops, restaurants, and breweries to choose from, so you won't have to worry about driving far to find a good spot to eat and/or drink.
The People - If you need directions, advice, or tips on Grand Rapids, you won't have a hard time meeting someone who will be happy to help you.
The city life - You get the cozy feeling of a close knit community but at the same time has the amenities of a larger metropolitan city.
Things to do - There seems to be things to do all year round: museum exhibits, festivals, concerts, sporting events, shopping, dining, etc.
Schools - The Grand Rapids area has great colleges (Grand Valley State University, Kendall College of Art and Design, Calvin University, etc.) which brings talented and skilled people to Grand Rapids. The Urban Institute of Contemporary Arts in downtown Grand Rapids is part of Kendall College of Art and Design, and is a multi-use facility that is devoted to the creative arts, with programs in visual arts, film, music & dance.
The Best of Both Worlds - Since Grand Rapids is so close to Grand Haven, you can enjoy both the city and Lake Michigan! How great is that?
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