Residents of the South Bend - Elkhart Region enjoy access to amenities such as Lake Michigan beaches, bike trails, burgeoning local culinary scene, minor league baseball, theaters and a zoo, not to mention the cultural, sporting and community activities that the region’s higher education institutions provide. Perhaps the most amazing amenity of all is the remarkably low cost of living!
South Bend features affordable entry points like the River Park and Rum Village neighborhoods. If you want to be close to downtown but still live in an area where you can walk your dog and speak to your neighbors, we suggest Sunnymede, the North Shore Triangle or the Near Northwest neighborhoods. Condos at American Trust Place or the East Bank Townhomes provide convenient living downtown South Bend. If you desire more upscale housing with more space, try Deer Run, Erskine Manor or Old Sunnyside Farm.
Want to be close to the University of Notre Dame? The area around campus is bursting with new construction including the new homes at The Triangle and townhomes right across the street from the university. Eddy Street Commons is a lifestyle community adjacent to campus, featuring office space, retail, housing and restaurants.
Mishawaka's neighborhoods are as diverse as eclectic as South Bend's featuring established subdivisions as Blair Woods and Winding Brook to villa communities at The Forest and Savannah Pass. Plus, you'll find adorable, well-kept older homes close to downtown that bring a sense of character and charm.