There are many reasons to consider making the move to an Evocity. Often mislabelled a tree change, a move to Armidale, Tamworth, Dubbo, Orange, Bathurst, Wagga Wagga or Albury is a city change – offering all the diversity and facilities you’d expect from a major city and more. We’ve rounded up ten of the many reasons to consider moving to an Evocity . If you would like to explore the Evocities in more depth or make an enquiry about a specific city just click here.
1. Affordable housing
The median house price across the seven Evocities is under $400,000. With the median house price well over $1 million in Sydney, over $800,000 in Melbourne, $700,000 in Canberra and
$655,000 in Brisbane, the savings on your mortgage repayments could be life changing.
2. Great employment opportunities
The Evocities are thriving commercial hubs, with strong economic growth and diverse employment opportunities across a range of industries. From healthcare, IT, financial services and education to hospitality, management and construction, the career opportunities are endless. View current job vacancies at www.evojobs.com.au
3. Excellent opportunity for business
Evocities are the perfect location to start a new business. Whether you dream of opening your own cafe or a tech start-up, an Evocity provides the fantastic environment in which to grow a business. With strong local economic growth, active local business chambers, start up hubs and initiatives as well as lower overhead costs, a move to an Evocity is a smart choice for any budding entrepreneur.
4. Less commute time
No matter where you live in an Evocity, you’ll enjoy short commute times without the stress of traffic congestion. The majority of Evocity residents have a commute time of less than 10 minutes compared to the national average of 85 minutes a day! Just imagine how many extra hours you’ll have in your week…
5. Work life balance
This brings us to the next wonderful reason to consider moving to an Evocity – greater work life balance. While achieving that all elusive work life ‘balance’ is a challenge for anyone in our busy 21st Century lives, having a few extra hours in your day is bound to make it easier. Whether you opt for an early morning walk before work or join a team sport in the evenings there are endless ways to incorporate more play, rest and family time in your day in an Evocity.
6. Wonderful parks, gardens and green space
The positive impact of green space on our health and wellbeing is well documented. Each Evocity is not only surrounded by picturesque natural landscapes, including some of NSW’s most spectacular National Parks, they are also home to stunning gardens and playgrounds. While you’ll enjoy all the benefits of cosmopolitan city life in an Evocity, you’ll never be more than a few minutes away from abundant green spaces.
7. Vibrant cultural and arts scene
Each Evocity is home to a diverse community comprising of many cultures as well as active and vibrant arts scenes. Boasting beautiful galleries, museums, theatres, events and festivals, there is always something to spark the imagination, engage the mind and places to connect with like minded people in an Evocity.
8. Cosmopolitan cafe, bar and restaurant culture
With a tempting variety of cafes, restaurants and bars, Evocities cater to all tastes. Whether you love your daily coffee (enjoyed with a freshly baked pastry!), fine wine and tapas, a few relaxing beers with friends or a gourmet five course meal, the Evocities will surprise and delight you with their exceptional culinary offering.
9. World class facilities and services
The Evocities offer residents all of the facilities and services you’d expect of a metropolitan city. Each Evocity is the central hub for their surrounding region meaning they’re home to major hospitals and healthcare services, international standard sporting facilities, airports with multiple daily flights to Sydney (as well as other locations depending on the city), libraries and community centres as well as numerous science and technology research insitutes.
10. Excellent education options
Whether you’re looking at daycare for your little one or pursuing tertiary education, each Evocity offers an excellent selection of high quality educational institutions. From small local primary schools to some of the state’s leading private high schools, TAFE campuses, community colleges to Universities – all stages of your family’s education are catered for in an Evocity.