The top five things people appreciate about living in Kansas City:
Affordable cost of living: Compared to many other major cities in the US, Kansas City has a relatively low cost of living, including housing, food, and transportation.
Thriving arts and culture scene: Kansas City boasts a lively arts and culture scene, including world-class museums, galleries, and performance venues. The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, and the American Jazz Museum are just a few of the many cultural attractions in the city.
Delicious barbecue: Kansas City is famous for its barbecue, and residents take their meat seriously. The city is home to dozens of top-notch barbecue joints, including Arthur Bryant's, Gates BBQ, Q39, Jack Stack BBQ, and Joe's Kansas City BBQ.
Sports teams: Kansas City has a passionate sports fan base, with professional teams in football (The 2 TIME WORLD CHAMPIONS Kansas City Chiefs), baseball (The 2 Time WORLD SERIES CHAMPS Kansas City Royals), and soccer (Sporting Kansas City). The city has hosted numerous major sporting events, including the MLB All-Star Game and the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament.
Friendly people: Kansas City is known for its friendly Midwestern hospitality. Residents are welcoming and helpful, and newcomers often remark on how easy it is to make friends in the city.
It's a great place to live!
- Paula Voss, Broker, Owner