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Thinking of Making a Move? Think Iowa City!

Whether you’re considering moving back to Iowa City, moving here for the first time or even just moving down the street, there are tons of reasons why Iowa City is an amazing place to live.

As your Senior Living oasis in Iowa City, we at Melrose Meadows are proud to share this fabulous post by Movoto Real Estate, entitled “30 Things You Need To Know About Iowa City Before You Move There”. Even those of us who were born and raised in the area learned something new!

30 Things You Need To Know About Iowa City Before You Move There

It’s smart, cultured, literary and athletic, but it’s also a blend of urban, rural, and farm-to-table chic. It may be hard to define, but one thing is certain; this is not your average college town.

OPINIONS




Leah McBride Mensching



1. Black, Gold And Hawkeyes All Over


2. It Has Suburbs, Too


3. It’s Well Read And It Knows How To Write


4. It’s Fresh and Local


5. Move Over Des Moines, We Were Here First


6. It Has Everything From Plastic Cups To Fine Stemware


7. You’re In Good Hands


8. Visit The Old World


9. It’s A Wind Power Pioneer


10. Drink Up; The Beer Is Local And Fresh


11. Get Ready To Stomp Some Grapes


12. It’s Home To The ‘Public Ivy League’


13. It’s Artsy


14. Your Dog Will Thank You


15. Jazz Is Hard To Define, But Easy To Enjoy


16. You’re Welcome For Ashton Kutcher


17. A Pioneer History With A Local Farm Future


18. It Elected The First Female Mayor


19. It’s Connected


20. Float, Boat Or Walk Alongside the River


21. Its Mall Isn’t Just A Mall


22. It Rises To The Top


23. It’s Run By A Bunch Of Kids


24. It’s A Pedestrian’s Paradise


25. There’s Always Green Space


26. A Museum More Than 400 Million Years In the Making


27. Wooly Mammoths Live Here, Too


28. It Serves Brunch In An Old Power Plant


29. It’s Presidential


30. It’s A Theatrical Gem


Another thanks to Movoto for sharing! See the original post at http://www.movoto.com/blog/opinions/move-to-iowa-city/.

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