Buying Downtown St. George UT Real Estate
A lot of buyers are looking for homes in the downtown area of St George Utah. St. George is home to a rich and colorful history. Close proximity and within walking distance of shops, restaurants, grocery stores, Washington County public library, St George LDS temple, Town Square Park and the Chamber of Commerce make downtown St George appealing to many.
Picture clear, blue, sunny skies, add a few, fluffy white clouds, red rock mountains, green golf courses, picturesque walking trails, thriving businesses, great shopping and you’ve got a picture of living and working in the St. George Utah area. Washington County is famous for its mild, balmy winters and over 300 days of sunshine per year! We have very low humidity year round which adds to the quality of life also. Voted by “Where to Retire” Magazine as a top retirement community, St George was profiled in the September/October 2012 issue article “15 Low-Cost Towns”.
About the very popular Ancestor Square – the art and soul of St. George since the 1860’s
Part of living in Downtown St. George includes living within a short distance of Ancestor Square where there is the collection of buildings, six of which have historic registry designations with rich histories. These historic buildings include Sheriff Hardy’s house (1877), the Sheriff’s office (Sandstone Bldg), the original Jailhouse, and one of the oldest buildings in St. George is the historic Gardeners Club building. Each building has been restored to provide a unique experience to all visitors whether you are here for lunch or dinner at one of Ancestor Square’s five premier restaurants, buying art from a local world class art gallery, shopping in any of the distinctive retail stores, or visiting much more in the square.
You can find Ancestor Square at the northwest corner of St. George Boulevard and Main Street right in the heart of St. George, Utah’s Historic District and Financial Center.