Fort Worth, TX - a great place to live, play and work
Fort Worth TX is a large city, the 5th largest in Texas and the 16th largest in the United States. Residents enjoy excellent public services such as a mass transit system and top-rated public schools as well as affordable neighborhoods, sporting events and cultural and entertainment venues. In addition to being a great place to live, Fort Worth also has a very strong business district and a stable real estate market with several Fort Worth TX Homes for Sale.
Sundance Square is one of the most popular venues in Fort Worth offering shopping, entertainment venues and dining options for every taste and budget. There are 35 square blocks of live music clubs, bars, nightclubs, shops and restaurants to enjoy. In addition to the trendy and hip Sundance Square, Fort Worth also has a strong historic district and several modern art venues.
Fort Worth is a short ride from several professional sporting events (Dallas Cowboys football, Texas Rangers baseball and the Texas Motor Speedway) and Fort Worth is home to the Texas Christian University Horned Frogs and the Fort Worth Cats baseball team.
Fort Worth also has excellent recreational facilities. Hike on 20 miles of beautiful trails at the Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge or the Trinity Trails along the Trinity River that covers 40 miles and connects 21 parks including the Fort Worth Zoo, the Fort Worth Botanical Garden and the Log Cabin Village. The Fort Worth Bike Sharing program has 30 stations and 300 bikes making it easy to get around while getting some exercise. Fort Worth also has 26 public and private golf courses in and around the city.
Popular Neighborhoods in Fort Worth
Making a list of what is most important to you in a neighborhood is a good place to start when searching for Fort Worth TX Homes for Sale. For example, families are attracted to the growing Arlington Heights section of Fort Worth as it is close to everything they need but with a laid back lifestyle. Six Points is close to downtown but still affordable for first-time homebuyers. Northside, Diamond Hill and Rosen Heights are close to nightlife and the Stockyards historic district. Rivercrest is among the best neighborhoods in Fort Worth and is a favorite for homeowners looking of luxury.