There are plenty of specialty food stores in Merced for those items that can be hard to find, especially international foods. If you love food then you'll love this city with its impressive collection of restaurants serving up delicacies to satisfy any craving, such as Mexican, fast food and Indian.
If you like meeting new people, you're in luck; Merced sees a lot of neighbor turnover, due to the low percentage of owner occupants. The average age of residents is low in this city, so it is great for those that are young and those that just feel young.
Listing prices in Merced rose noticeably 8.1 percent year-over-year, from $228,610 to $247,072 this year. At the same time, inventory in this locale marginally declined 0.5 percent in the same period. The number of homes for sale dropped from 186 in last year to 185 in this year. Almost all homes in Merced have outdoor landscaping, which is a really nice feature to have already in place to make the outside of your home look as good as the inside. Quite a few properties in this city have a swimming pool so you can entertain your family and friends all summer long. The residential properties with fireplaces in Merced provide the warm, cozy atmosphere that is perfect for a night in with your loved ones.