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Location is everything. But why? If this is your first time searching for student housing in Orem you might be looking for the prettiest or the cheapest housing, but location is a really important factor to consider. Here are four reasons why:

  1. Gas prices. This one is a no-brainer because gas prices are on everyone’s minds lately. The farther you live from the places you need to be, the more money you will spend on gas. When you’re looking for student housing in Orem, you want to make sure it’s near all the places you frequent.
  2. Food. How close is it to food? Food is one of the most basic human needs. No matter what stage of life you are in, you’ll need to go grocery shopping. Maybe more rural housing is cheaper, but how long does it take you to get to any grocery store? You will appreciate living in a UVU student apartment much more if it is close to good restaurants and grocery stores.
  3. Access to main roads. The closer you are to main street or the freeway, the faster you can get places. What might normally be a 20 minute drive becomes a 30 minute drive when your Orem student housing isn’t close to a freeway on-ramp. Living close to state street and center street gives you easy access to many places, and can decrease your commute time.
  4. School. Is it close to your school? If you’re searching for UVU student housing, it’s likely because you’re going to go to UVU. Parking at school can be a big pain. Do you live close enough to walk or ride a bike? If you wake up late could you still make it to class?

These are just four reasons that location is important, but there are plenty of others. If you’re looking for student housing in Orem with a great location, check out Summerwood! It is right across the street from UVU and close to main roads and restaurants. Contact us today to take a tour!

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