In Mount Carmel, people see commuting as a social activity; walking to and from work gives you plenty of time to catch up with your friends and colleagues.
Mount Carmel is filled with people who have been around for a long time, so you can really get to know your neighbors and not worry about who is moving in next door. There is a low number of married individuals here, which makes it great for the eligible bachelor or bachelorette.
If you want to renovate a place, Mount Carmel is for you, as most of the houses date back many decades. Buyers looking to move to this area can be optimistic in rising home values. The price appreciation last year rose 7 percent, from $39,663 to $42,423, allowing homeowners to benefit from a favorable, climbing market. Simultaneously, the number of homes on the market slightly fell from 29 to 26 - but buyers still have a fair share of homes to vet. With a few of the homes in the area offering real fireplaces, you might just find yourself relaxing beside one with your family and friends on a cold winter's night.