5 Reasons to Live in Kansas City’s River Market

July 23, 2018 Taylor


5 Reasons to Live in Kansas City’s River Market


There’s no denying that Kansas City’s rental industry is booming. Renters are flocking to Kansas City’s urban neighborhoods at breakneck speed. One of the most popular neighborhoods this season is Kansas City’s, River Market.


Here are 5 reasons why you should consider moving to River Market:


1. Easy Highway Access

River Market is at the north edge of the Downtown Loop, providing you with easy access to I-35, I-70, US-169, and US-71. Quick entry to these four major trafficways will cut down on your travel time to your desired destinations throughout the Kansas City metropolitan area.


2. Kansas City Farmer’s Market

The largest farmer’s market in Kansas City is located within the City Market Square. Every Wednesday afternoon (June – August), Saturday and Sunday, you’ll be able to find local farmers and other vendors who will supply you with anything from fruits and vegetables to handmade soap.


3. Street Car Access

The Kansas City Streetcar currently runs from River Market to Union Station, which means you have easy transportation with stops near Kansas City hotspots like the Power & Light District, the Crossroads, and the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. You can even make the short walk through The Link from Union Station and make it all the way to Crown Center!


4. Unique Dining and Entertainment

River Market is home to restaurant and entertainment options that can’t be found anywhere else in Kansas City. From classics like brunch at The Farmhouse, to new adventures at Tribe, River Market is where it’s at when you want a unique find!


5. Beautiful Riverfront Heritage Trail

River Market is home to one of the hubs of the Riverfront Heritage Trail. This awesome trail system is great for joggers, bikers, and dog walkers alike. Get your exercise on, enjoy the outdoors, and admire the beautiful view of the Big Muddy!

These are only a  few of the reasons why living in River Market is so fabulous! Do you live in the River Market or love to visit? Tell us why in the Facebook comments!


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