Metro Omaha Neighborhoods

Metro Omaha has many unique communities. Read about some of the most interesting and diverse neighborhoods in Metro Omaha.

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Omaha, NE Golf Courses, Golf Course Homes & the Transformation of the Fontenelle Golf Course

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 12:55pm. 4099 Views, 0 Comments.

omaha_golfOmaha has dozens of excellent golf courses surrounded by beautiful golf course homes. Award-winning golf courses in Omaha include: The Happy Hollow Club & Course, Shadow Ridge Country Club & Course, Omaha Country Club, Players Club at Deer Creek, and Quarry Oaks Golf Club. There are, however, dozens of other great golf courses to enjoy in Omaha.

Homes near golf courses are often highly prized because they offer wide open, perfectly manicured landscapes and exciting games of golf to watch. Golf communities ensure that residents have easy access to private or public golf courses. Omaha's exquisite golf course communities are perfect for golfers and their families.

Omaha Golf Course Homes & Communities:

    • Deer Creek - off 120th Street and State…

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Top 7 Townhomes, Condos & Flats in Omaha, NE

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012 at 12:07pm. 8636 Views, 0 Comments.

Omaha Loft Living

Have you ever considered living in an Omaha townhome, condo, or loft?

Perhaps, you want an affordable home, the security of nearby neighbors, and a yard that requires little to no maintenance. Maybe a luxury Omaha condo with a fantastic view, custom finishing, and maintenance free living is more your style. Or perhaps you favor the trendy, art scene of the urban, historic district of Omaha and living in bright, open, modern lofts.

Whatever you prefer, checkout the condos Omaha has to offer. Here is our top 7 list of townhomes, condos, and flats in Omaha.

Top 7 Condos, Flats, and Townhomes in Omaha

Number 7: Aspen Condos

Located at 8941 Miami Street, Aspen Condos is in the center of Omaha. Amenities include: granite countertops, custom…

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Tremendous Growth in Papillion

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012 at 11:14am. 8754 Views, 0 Comments.

Papillion New ConstructionThis summer, Papillion has been preparing for many new building projects. From downtown Papillion to Midlands Place, new businesses are opening, or planning to open, all over town. It is good to see these new businesses opening and replacing piles of dirt after months of waiting for permits.

Papillion's Chick-fil-A at Market Point, near 72nd Street and Peters Parkway, has recently opened its doors for business. Shadow Lake Towne Center has additional new stores moving in including Piers 1 Imports, Weight Watchers, and Charter West National Bank. There are rumors that Project Photon and numerous smaller projects are in the works.

There are still many planned projects for Papillion. SAC Federal Credit Union will be in a four-story building southeast…

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Renting & Buying Historic Homes

Thursday, September 6th, 2012 at 2:59pm. 3682 Views, 0 Comments.

It's the mystery, history, and romance attached to historic homes that many people find attractive. For some people, renting a historical home is a good option. While renting a historic mansion is not without its challenges, it is certainly a good option for people who are unable to buy a mansion or historic home.

Whether you want to rent or buy a historic home, you will find useful information and links in this post.

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Renting Historic Homes

Unoccupied historic homes often require caretakers to help protect the home against weather, pest damage, vandalism, and fire. Sometimes societies, private organizations, or programs administered by cities will pay for the upkeep of the home and provide the caretaker with rent free accommodations within the…

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Omaha’s Gold Coast Historic District

Friday, August 31st, 2012 at 4:49pm. 6876 Views, 0 Comments.

Italian Renaissance Revival Statue

Located in Midtown Omaha, the Gold Coast Historic District was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1997. According to the Gold Coast Historic District Preservation Association, 357 properties have historical significance in this area.

The Gold Coast Historic District is comprised of Blackstone, Cathedral, and Joslyn Castle. These neighborhoods reflect the housing styles of the times, including Tudor Revival, Classical Revival, Italian Renaissance Revival, Victorian Eclectic, Prairie Style, and Jacobethan Revival.

Gold Coast Location

The Gold Coast District is comprised of roughly 30 blocks between 36th, 40th, Jones, and Cuming Streets.

History of the Gold Coast District

During the 1920s, Omaha's Gold Coast was a social…

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Top Five Most Popular Omaha Neighborhoods

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 at 2:32pm. 26602 Views, 0 Comments.

downtown_omaha_380Both the public and the private schools in Omaha's most popular neighborhoods receive excellent ratings from parents.

Benson

Benson is a historic neighborhood in North Omaha. Students attend Benson West Elementary School, Monroe Middle School, and Benson High School.

Throughout Benson, there are numerous live music venues and a main street with businesses, a post office, and a library. Gallagher Park is located within Benson at 2936n North 52nd Street.

Additional popular attractions include eclectic stores, excellent restaurants and cafes, a Farmers Market on Saturdays, and a Community Center that is used for events, activities, and classes. These attractions are all within walking distance of available parking. View Benson homes for…

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"Cohousing" Concept Proposed for Villas at Creekside in Papillion

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 at 5:38pm. 3046 Views, 0 Comments.

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A multigenerational "cohousing" concept is being explored for a new subdivision in Papillion. The first of its kind in the Omaha Metro area, this proposed community would be built on the site of Villas at Creekside if the current managers and creditors agree to the sale. The local developer, Jack Round, will be presenting his concept to the City Council, hoping to gain their support as well.

Although a "cohousing" concept is new to the Omaha metro area, Round says the project would be similar to other cohousing communities nationwide. His proposed village would combine the privacy of individual homes with energy-saving living. Residents would own their own homes and have access to facilities such as a shared house for meetings, guest rooms,…

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Waterfront Homes in Omaha

Thursday, June 14th, 2012 at 3:05pm. 4914 Views, 0 Comments.

lake_front_homeWaterfront homes and properties can be hard to find in Omaha. The following subdivisions feature waterfront homes, waterview homes, and many homes that are within close proximity to lakes, rivers, or creeks.

Riverfront Place

With sweeping views of the Missouri River, these condos offer unmatched luxury and comfort. Riverfront Place offers Tower residences and Townhome residences. The Towers feature expansive windows and large balconies. Tower I has twelve different floor plans ranging in size from just over 1,000 square feet to almost 3,000 square feet of living space. Tower II offers seventeen floor plans ranging in size from 929 square feet to almost 4,000 square feet. Townhome Residences come in two styles that are both 2,608 square feet and…

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