Utah County, UT Real Estate News

By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
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In Highland, Utah, there is a diverse range of homes available for sale. The real estate market offers a variety of options to suit different budgets and preferences. With a population of just under 16,000 people, Highland is a growing city located approximately 30 miles south of Salt Lake City and 15 miles north of Provo. The median list price for homes in Highland is $930,000, with a median price per square foot of $261. The housing market in Highland has seen a 2% decrease in list prices since August. There are currently 52 homes for sale in Highland, with a range of bedroom counts and styles to choose from. Highland offers a serene and picturesque setting, with majestic mountains, rolling hills, and sprawling meadows. It is a great place to live with access to various amenities, in...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
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Let me spill the beans on something pretty awesome. Remember when I shared all about Provo Utah bagging the title of the best-performing city last year? Well, guess what? Provo is in the spotlight again in Milken Institute’s latest annual list of the Best Performing Cities 2024, and for all the right reasons. It’s like deja vu, but even better! Provo’s Winning Streak Continues Provo isn’t new to accolades and applause. This vibrant city nestled in the heart of Utah has been catching eyes and winning hearts for years. And in 2024, it’s not just the locals singing its praises; the whole country is taking notice. Provo has once again been named one of the best-performing cities in the United States. Talk about a winning streak! What Makes Provo Stand Out? You might be wondering, “What’s t...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
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  Have you ever stumbled upon a place that just feels like a warm hug? That’s exactly how I felt about Black Bear Diner in Orem, right on the edge of Provo. This spot is a little slice of breakfast heaven that serves up some serious comfort food vibes all day long. Trust me, breakfast for dinner has never looked so good! Black Bear Diner in Orem: A Breakfast Lover’s Paradise Located at University Place Mall, Black Bear Diner is like a beacon for all of us who believe breakfast is the most important (and delicious) meal of the day. I mean, who can say no to fluffy hashbrowns, crispy bacon, and perfectly over-easy eggs any time they want? Not me, that’s for sure! Picking the Perfect Time Heads up, though — this place is a hit! If you’re not keen on waiting around for 45 minutes, aim for t...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
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So, I stumbled upon this cozy spot called Asa Ramen right in the heart of Provo/Orem, and oh boy, was it a delightful surprise! Nestled at State Street in Orem, this gem is right on the cusp of Provo, almost like it’s playing a little game of hide and seek with the city borders. If you’re zipping down State Street, keep those eyes peeled or you might just miss it. Trust me, it’s a discovery you don’t want to drive past. Discovering Asa Ramen: A Story of Spicy Miso Adventure One day, on a regular drive down State Street, my curiosity got the best of me. I made a swift U-turn, determined to check out Asa Ramen. And that, my friends, was a decision I’ll never regret. The moment we stepped into Asa Ramen, it was clear we were in for a treat. The ambiance? Oh, it’s all about cozy vibes with ...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
(The Gasset Group & Get It Done For Me Virtual Services )
  Today, I’m super excited to chat about one of Utah’s hidden gems — Mapleton. Nestled in Utah County, this upscale town has a special place in my heart, and for a good reason! If you’re dreaming about finding a new home, let me tell you, Mapleton might just be the perfect spot for you. With a range of homes that cater to just about any lifestyle, from cozy ranch-style houses to sprawling estates, there’s something here for everyone. Discovering the Charm of Mapleton Utah: A Home Seeker’s Haven Mapleton isn’t just any town. It’s a place where the scenic views are endless, and the sense of community is strong. Whether you’re drawn to its stunning landscapes, the high quality of life, or the variety of amenities, Mapleton stands out as a top choice for homebuyers. We’re here to guide you ...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
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As a lover of all things pizza and someone who jumps at the chance to support a good cause, discovering Malawi’s Pizza in Provo, Utah, felt like hitting the jackpot.Nestled in the cozy Shops at Riverwoods, Malawi’s Pizza isn’t just any pizza place; it's a dining experience with a heartwarming purpose.Every time I walk in for a bite, knowing that my meal helps feed a child in Malawi, Africa, adds an extra layer of joy to my dining experience. Today, I’m excited to share my adventures at Malawi’s Pizza with you, hoping you’ll feel as inspired as I do each time I visit. A Slice for A Slice: The Heart of Malawi’s Pizza What sets Malawi’s Pizza apart isn’t just its delicious food but its mission: for every meal purchased, a nutritious meal is donated to a child in Malawi.This “Meal for Meal ...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
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  I have a story for you! So, there we were, gearing up for my eldest granddaughter’s big 16 — yeah, the sweet sixteen bash. Every year, it’s been our little tradition to go out for sushi because, let’s be real, who doesn’t love a good sushi night, right? But this year, I thought, “Let’s kick things up a notch.” I mean, it’s not every day your granddaughter turns 16. She’s pretty much obsessed with sushi (who can blame her?), so I set out to find the perfect spot that would make this birthday unforgettable. Enter Mr. Shabu, our knight in shining armor, nestled right on the border of Orem, a hop, skip, and a jump away from Provo, Utah. This isn’t your run-of-the-mill sushi joint. Mr. Shabu is where the art of Japanese cuisine comes to life, offering a mind-blowing a la carte menu that’s ...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
(The Gasset Group & Get It Done For Me Virtual Services )
  Vineyard, Utah, is a hidden gem nestled in the heart of Utah County, rapidly emerging as one of the most sought-after places to live. With its breathtaking views, great community vibe, and homes that cater to every taste and budget, Vineyard is more than just a place on the map — it’s a lifestyle. Let’s dive into what makes Vineyard, Utah, a top choice for homebuyers! Vineyard Utah: A Quick Snapshot Vineyard, Utah, is this vibrant community that offers a picturesque setting that’s hard to beat. With homes ranging from cozy condos to sprawling single-family homes, there’s something for everyone here. And let me tell you, the real estate market here? It’s as lively as it gets! The Heartbeat of Vineyard’s Real Estate Market Wondering what makes Vineyard’s market tick? Houses here are fly...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
(The Gasset Group & Get It Done For Me Virtual Services )
Are you on the lookout for the best raw juices and smoothies in Utah County? Well, look no further because I’ve found a gem in Provo — Roxberry Juice and Smoothies.As someone who’s lived in various states and countries, tasting different cultures and flavors, I’ve developed a fond appreciation for healthy, additive-free juices. And Roxberry Juice Co. in Provo hits the spot every time! Roxberry Juice and Smoothies: Fresh, Healthy, and Simply Delicious The Power of Freshness Roxberry Juice’s focus on fresh, organic ingredients is evident from the moment you step in. Whether you’re calling ahead, ordering online, driving through, or savoring your drink in their cozy setting, they’ve got your convenience covered. My Regular Picks at Roxberry Juice I always treat myself to Roxberry Juice’s P...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
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  If you’re anything like me, always on a quest for the tastiest poke bowls around, you’ve got to hear about my latest find — Savage Fish in Orem, Utah. As a self-proclaimed poke aficionado and a former Hawaii resident, I have a pretty high bar for what constitutes a great poke bowl. Let me tell you, Savage Fish clears that bar with room to spare! A Taste of Hawaii Right Here in Utah The Authentic Poke Experience From the moment I stepped into Savage Fish, I knew I was in for a treat. The sight of those freezers in the lobby, packed with ice-cold, fresh fish, took me straight back to my Hawaiian days. The menu might be compact, but it’s bursting with flavors that are big and bold — just like the islands themselves. Sensational Sauces and Generous Portions I learned the hard way that whe...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
(The Gasset Group & Get It Done For Me Virtual Services )
  Nestled in the heart of Utah County, Spanish Fork is more than just a dot on the map — it’s a vibrant community brimming with opportunities, culture, and scenic beauty. If you’re exploring the idea of planting roots here, let me, Katerina Gasset, along with my son Tristan Gasset, guide you through the Spanish Fork real estate market. With our combined expertise in Utah’s real estate, we’re here to turn your house-hunting journey into a memorable adventure! Spanish Fork Real Estate Market: A Snapshot The pulse of Spanish Fork’s real estate beats strong with a median list price of homes at $484,900 as of September 2023. The market shows a diverse array of properties, from cozy two-bedrooms to sprawling family homes. Let’s dive into the details: Average Price per Square Foot: $216, a sli...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
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  I really love exploring local eateries in and near Provo! Today, I’m excited to share my delightful dining experience at Milagros Mexican Restaurant in Orem, Utah. Milagros, with its vibrant atmosphere and scrumptious Mexican cuisine, certainly made an impression! A Culinary Adventure with Friends at Milagros Our Indian Hills Provo Literary Guild decided to venture out for lunch and Milagros was our pick. This quaint Mexican restaurant, known for its traditional and festive decor, welcomed our group of 17 ladies with open arms. The Ambiance and Service From the moment we walked in, the festive ambiance of Milagros set the stage for a fun-filled lunch. The staff was quick to accommodate our large group, connecting tables to ensure we could all sit together. The service was top-notch — ...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
(The Gasset Group & Get It Done For Me Virtual Services )
 Are you dreaming of a perfect home in American Fork, Utah? Well, you’re in luck! Let me take you on a journey through this charming city’s real estate market. It’s an adventure filled with stunning properties and a community that’s just waiting to welcome you. American Fork: A Gem in Utah’s Real Estate Crown American Fork isn’t just another dot on the map; it’s a thriving city that combines breathtaking natural beauty with a bustling real estate market. Here, you’ll find everything from affordable starter homes to luxurious estates, all nestled in a setting perfect for both families and individuals. So, let’s dive in and explore what makes American Fork an ideal place to call home. American Fork Utah Home Prices Picture this: a city where the average home price stands proudly at around...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
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Have you heard the latest buzz about Provo’s new addition? It’s something that’s got me and many other locals super excited — Provo’s upcoming Regional Sports Park! Let me give you the scoop on this amazing development. A Dream Coming True in 2024 Set to open its gates in 2024, Provo’s Regional Sports Park is shaping up to be a real showstopper in the world of sports and recreation. Nestled in the southwest area of our city, this park isn’t just going to be a regular patch of grass with a couple of soccer goals. Nope, we’re talking about a full-fledged, state-of-the-art facility that’s going to bring a whole new level of energy and fun to our community. What’s in Store at the Provo Regional Sports Park Now, let’s talk about what this sports paradise will offer. From what I’ve gathered, ...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
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Let me take you on a delicious journey to one of my favorite spots in Provo, Utah — Waffle Love. This isn’t just any waffle joint; it’s a place where sweet dreams meet savory delights. If you haven’t been there yet, you’re truly missing out on a treat! Waffle Love: One of the First Food Trucks in Utah County First things first, let me share a bit of history about Waffle Love. Waffle Love’s story begins with Adam Terry, a father driven by a dream to provide for his family. After losing his banking job, Adam faced a tough road. But with determination and a $5,000 loan, he embarked on a journey that led to the birth of Waffle Love in July 2012 at the Provo Farmers Market. Starting as a humble food truck, Adam and his wife Melissa worked tirelessly, even importing waffle irons from Belgium ...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
(The Gasset Group & Get It Done For Me Virtual Services )
One day, my son Tristan and I found ourselves wandering through the culinary landscape of Downtown Provo. We were on a mission — to find a unique place to quiet our rumbling stomachs before our photo session. And oh boy, did we strike gold at Black Sheep Cafe! Black Sheep Cafe: A Cozy Spot with a Rich Culinary Heritage Located at University Avenue, Black Sheep Cafe isn’t just another restaurant; it’s a culinary experience that celebrates Native American heritage. The moment we stepped in, we were greeted by the warm, friendly staff, and the open kitchen concept instantly caught my eye. Watching the cooks in action, preparing everything from scratch, was like a prelude to the delightful meal we were about to have. An Ambiance That Feels Just Right Black Sheep Cafe has this cozy and simpl...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
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If you’re eyeing a home in Utah’s fastest-growing city, let’s talk about Lehi. As a realtor duo and mother-son team at The Gasset Group, brokered by eXp Realty, my son Tristan and I have explored the nooks and crannies of Lehi’s vibrant real estate scene. Discovering Dream Homes in Lehi, Utah with Katerina and Tristan Gasset Lehi, nestled in Utah County, is a picturesque city that’s seen rapid growth. It’s got a serene vibe, top-notch schools, and a rich history dating back to the mid-1800s. For those who love the outdoors, Lehi’s location offers easy access to stunning natural attractions. A Variety of Home Choices in Lehi Single-Family Homes: From affordable starters to luxurious estates, Lehi has it all. You’ll find these gems in neighborhoods brimming with parks and excellent school...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
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  Living right here in Provo, Utah, I’ve always been proud of our city’s knack for innovation and growth. But let me tell you, the latest news in town has taken this to a whole new level! Ryan Smith, the co-founder and former CEO of Qualtrics, is setting his sights on transforming Provo into a tech incubator hub, and as a local and a licensed realtor, I’m buzzing with excitement about what this means for our community. The Dawn of a New Tech Era in Provo The Vision: Ryan Smith’s plan is to create a live-work tech incubator community, right here in Provo. Location and Size: Named ‘The River District,’ this ambitious project will sprawl across 26 acres near Provo Canyon. Two years ago, Ryan Smith approached Provo with an idea that sparked my imagination as a resident and a professional in...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
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If you’re anything like me and my daughter Milet, a good meal is always on your mind, especially when traveling. We recently had an unforgettable culinary adventure at Thai Hut Restaurant in Provo, Utah, and I can’t wait to share our experience with you! Finding Thai Hut: A Culinary Oasis in Provo Picture this: driving through downtown Provo, stomachs rumbling, only to find most places closed between 3 and 5 p.m. But then, like a beacon of hope, we spotted Thai Hut — open and welcoming! Location Perks Thai Hut Address: 410 N. University Ave, Provo, UT 84601. Ambiance: Spacious, clean, and beautifully decorated. Unique Experience: We were the early birds, getting the entire place to ourselves! Our Thai Hut Feast Now, let’s talk about the food because, honestly, that’s the best part, righ...
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By Katerina Gasset, Amplify Your Real Estate & Life Dreams!
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 Have you heard about the latest culinary sensation near Provo, Utah? Pier 8 Cajun Seafood Restaurant in Orem is creating waves with its unique Cajun flavors. As a seasoned seafood aficionado, I was eager to dive into their offerings. Pier 8 Nautical Ambiance and First Impressions Upon entering Pier 8, I was immediately struck by its captivating nautical theme. The décor transported me straight to the heart of Cajun country. This brand-new establishment offers a cozy yet vibrant atmosphere, perfect for any dining occasion. The Cajun Spice Experience Cajun Spicing Options: Pier 8 stands out with its customizable seafood bags. You can choose from Cajun house spice, lemon pepper, or plain. I opted for the Cajun spice, seeking an authentic taste experience. Shrimp and Sausage Étouffée: A hi...
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