Orem Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Utah
Rising from the rugged Utah Valley floor enveloped by the breathtaking splendor of the surrounding mountains is the city of Orem. The majestic Wasatch Range of the Rocky Mountains line the city’s east side; Utah Lake and the Oquirrah Mountains border the west; Mount Nebo stands to the south; and Mount Timpanogos guards the north. The Utah Valley is known as the state’s Mountainland Region, and Orem and its sister city Provo, are the Valley’s two main cities.
Orem has grown to include more than 90,000 residents. Needless to say, in the midst of nature’s bounty, Orem is a paradise for outdoor sporting enthusiasts. It also has a rich family environment, a growing economy, affordable housing and top-notch education. Nearly every home features a scenic view. The real estate market is diverse with a wide variety of prices and styles ranging from ranch to traditional and from colonial to Spanish and Mediterranean.
Peaceful, tree-lined neighborhoods generally follow the elementary school geographic boundaries in their area. Communities such as Aspen, Cascade, Geneva, Northridge, Orchard, Suncrest, Vineyard and Windsor are within easy walking distance from the school after which they were named. The Alpine School District is one of the best in Utah. Orem is home to Utah Valley University, a four-year public school with more than 30,000 students.
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