Saying that downtown living is growing fast in the Roanoke, VA is an understatement.
"In the past five years we've seen an increase of people living downtown to over 1,300," Down Roanoke Inc. Economic Development Specialist Price Gutshall.
That increase is what Downtown Roanoke Inc. have been waiting for to help revitalize the downtown area.
Despite multiple apartment communities opening in recent years, apartment vacancy downtown is less than one percent.
You can walk around downtown Roanoke. It's a very safe downtown. So when you go down your checklist of what you're looking for in an apartment in Roanoke, VA there are a lot of real positives. And there are some larger companies here that also create a lot of employment opportunities. All of this benefits apartment living.
The demand for city living is why the desire to live in or around downtown Roanoke is here to stay.
There is this great burgeoning market and a brand new vibrancy downtown. That's reflective of the early days of downtown.