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Is Providence subdivision good for younger kids. Thinking of moving in that areas? Any negatives?

Asked by HomeBuyer, Elgin, IL Tue Dec 4, 2012

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Thanks Jennifer, I couldn't have put it any better myself. This question is asked a lot and there are specific guidelines that licensed Illinois Realtors have to follow regarding this topic.
Bart
0 votes Thank Flag Link Fri Dec 7, 2012
Hello
Just saw your post and wanted to point out that licensed Illinois Realtors are not allowed to give good or bad indicators of neighborhoods, schools, crime stats or other characteristics when it comes to guiding a consumer to or from a specific area. With that being said, I would check the ratings on a website like GreatSchools.org or NeighborhoodScout.com. Also, drive through the Providence community and see for yourself what you like and don't like. Realtors can open the doors to homes, but you first need to decide if it is a good fit for you.

Best of luck!
Jennifer
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Dec 5, 2012
Hello Homebuyer,

No negatives! Providence is a highly sought out community. With many amenities to offer, as well as location!
Please let me know if you would like to view homes in the area.

Maria Ascencio
RE/MAX Platinum
(630) 945-0139
0 votes Thank Flag Link Tue Dec 4, 2012
From the website http://realestatescorecard.com/community-reviews-rankings/pr…

"Location, location, location defines Providence. You can leave your car at home and walk to brand name shopping, excellent restaurants, doctors, a movie theater and more from one of Providence's eight charming Nashville neighborhoods. The Providence MarketPlace is one of Nashville's best shopping malls in Mount Juliet. There are only a handful of communities on our website who can truly boast about a daily lifestyle without the need to own a car.

Situated on the east side of Nashville, Mount Juliet has become one of Nashville's fastest growing suburbs attributed to quick highway access on Interstate 40 and the Middle Tennessee RTA rail system's stop in Mount Juliet. Named the Music City Star, this commuter train stops daily in Mount Juliet on its way to and from downtown Nashville.

Among the 8 Providence neighborhoods stretching across 1,000 acres, you can find single family homes, townhomes, adult 55+ living and apartments. Del Webb's Lake Providence 55+ adult community has its own private amenities. Each neighborhood has its own style; pastel colored cottage homes, mountain rustic architecture, Lowcountry homes with wide front porches or classic Craftsman homes. About 50% of the community is built out to date. There are six approved home builders at Providence in Mount Juliet; Beazer Homes, Phillips Builders, Parkside Builders, Drees Homes, Celebration Homes and Live Jones Live Green. Several of these are Energy Star green builders. Affordable townhomes are priced in the low $100k's, cottage homes in the mid $100k's to larger single family homes beginning in the mid $200k's. Both young families and retirees will appreciate the low cost of living in Tennessee thanks to no state income tax.

Wide nature trails connecting all the neighborhoods together lead you to the welcoming community parks and the Providence Swim Club. The trails are safe places to walk your dog, jog or bicycle off the main roadway. The Providence Swim Club has a clubhouse, resort-style lap pool, children's pools and a water slide for families to cool down and play on hot summer days. A large children's playground is adjacent to the Swim Club. Become a member to read what property owners are saying behind the scene about their community. Property owner scores and comments are updated daily. Master planned communities are added weekly to our website. Our real estate score for Providence Mount Juliet Tennessee is 82.

When you travel to see homes for sale at Providence Mount Juliet Tennessee, let us know if you would like to know which are the best hotels in Nashville Tennessee. Or maybe you would prefer to stay at a Bed & Breakfast? We are happy to share our secrets with you, to make your search more enjoyable. We can quickly share with you which restaurants are award winning in Nashville Tennessee - the ones you won't want to miss."

Cheers!
Connie & Sheila
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