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Creating a home that’s everything you’ve dreamed about is well within your reach in Topeka. The city’s housing market prices below the national average and there’s plenty of well-established neighborhoods featuring adorable, yet affordable houses. You’ll have room in the budget to bring all your Pinterest inspiration to life.
These neighborhoods feature charming homes with convenient locations.
Heritage Home Lover
Once its own miniature city, Potwin Place is revered for its beautiful Victorian-style homes, charming circular intersections, and expansive tree coverage .
The Holidays are a big deal in Potwin. At Christmastime, the neighborhood decorates homes and intersections with lights and holiday themed décor. Touring the neighborhood displays during the season could mean a run-in with Santa or stumbling upon joyful carolers. Halloween and Fourth of July also are popular holidays to celebrate in Potwin with decorations, parades, and activities. Potwin Place is located in the Topeka Public Schools school district.
Appropriately named for its location just north of Washburn University, College Hill is a historic neighborhood with beautiful American Four-Square, Victorian, Georgian Revival, and Craftsman homes. A few of Topeka’s favorite restaurants are adjacent to College Hill, with easy access to the beautiful campus a short distance away.
The College Hill neighborhood hosts its own Independence Day neighborhood parade, complete with turtle races and free ice cream sandwiches in Boswell Park. College Hill is located in the Topeka Public Schools school district.