Community Spotlight

Community Spotlight – Gil Mar Meadows, Monroe Ohio

Gil Mar Meadows, Monroe, Ohio’s Latest Gem

Gil Mar Meadows is conveniently located 22 miles north of Cincinnati and 25 miles southwest of Dayton.  The city of Monroe was named in honor of President James Monroe who took office when the city was being settled.  The city now has over 14,000 residents.

Gil Mar Meadows is located within the Monroe School District.  The school system features one of the region’s few mega-schools, which covers grades 2-12 at its Yankee Road school campus. The younger grades and pre-school are housed in the Monroe Primary School,.  The school district supports its eager students.  For those who are moving with children or those looking to start a family in their brand-new home, having a district with a competitive curriculum is definitely a plus.

Your new home sits in a prime location between commerce and parks.  Gil Mar is the perfect location to build your dream home.  Gil Mar has quick and easy access to I-75, St Routes 63 and 4 run through the heart of downtown Monroe.

 Atrium Hospital and a branch of Dayton’s Children’s Hospital are located off of I-75 within a 10-minute drive from Monroe.  UC Health West Chester is located south on I-75.  the Cincinnati Children’s Medical Center-Liberty Campus is located to the south within a 10-minute drive.  There are many other state of the art hospitals located in Dayton and Cincinnati, Ohio within 45 minutes to one hour from your new home.

Less than 3 miles from your dream home you will find Cincinnati Premium Outlet which is located off of I-75 in Monroe.  This outlet offers 100+ stores.  It’s a popular destination for shoppers with brands such as Michael Kors, SAKS fifth Avenue Off Fifth, Coach, Nike and More.  Wal-Mart, Lowes, Kohls and Target are also located in Monroe.  For the people that enjoy Flea Markets you will love Monroe for its Turtle Creek and Traders World outdoor and indoor flea markets.  For the gambling enthusiast there is a Casino Miami Valley Gaming within minutes of your brand new home.

Close to home you can choose from local and chain dining options for any mood.  Less than 10 Miles from Gil Mar you will find a local Ohio dining destination establishment.  The Golden Lamb has been running since 1803 and the legacy runs deep as one of America’s most historical inns.  The Golden Lamb is a community gathering place for neighbors, travelers, statesmen, Presidents, families and friends.  This space is infused with a sprit of Hospitality and accented by the flavors of History it is still serving excellent cuisine to guest from all over the country.

A new destination point 10 mins from your new homes is “The Liberty Center”, a premier shopping, dining and entertainment destination.  The center offers both an outdoor and indoor shopping experience.

For the golf enthusiast, Shaker Run Golf Course is located nearby in Lebanon and Features a 27-hole championship course.  There is also something for our fans of Tennis, take in the yearly Western & Southern Open where you can catch the greatest Tennis Players in the world such as Venus Williams, Serena Williams, Rodger Federer, and Rafael Nadal.

Within minutes of Gil Mar you can check out one of Ohio’s Theme parks King’s Island that offers more than 100 rides, shows and attractions.  Guests can experience the 16 roller coasters, including the world’s longest wooden (the Beast) and steel inverted (Banshee) roller coaster.  Families can spend the day together in the award winning planet Snoopy kids’ area.  The water park also includes 50 water activates and is included in admission.

With such quick access to I-75 it offers an easy commute to downtown Cincinnati which offers plenty of family friendly things to do.  During baseball season take in a game at Great American Ball Park.  If you a football fan tailgate and take in a Bengal’s game with friends and family.  You can also check out Cincinnati’s new MLS Soccer team at Nippart Stadium.  You can also check out Smale Riverfront Park and take in the views of the Ohio River while sitting in the oversized swings they have to offer.  If you are a fan of the Arts feel free to take in the breathtaking art at The Cincinnati Arts Museum, or take in a ballet or symphony performance at Music Hall.  You can also catch Broadway shows and Musicals at the Aronoff Center for the Arts.  Take in the History and Science at the newly renovated Cincinnati Museum that also offers a Children’s Museum.  You will also be located near one of the Best Zoo’s in the county, the Cincinnati Zoo with the world Famous Hippo Fiona.

Make Gil Mar Meadows your new home and you will become part of Ohio’s best kept secrets.