This area was first known as Sand Hill in the late 18th century. This small town along the Ohio River was incorporated as city in 1974. Estimated population for 2014 was around 5,000. This small town has quite a bit to offer! 5 star hotels, 4 star restaurants, many parks and even a pond to go fishing!
The median age for Prospect is mid 3o’s to late 40’s.
Ranked #3 for Safest Cities for Families with young children.
Income taxes are 5.80 %.
Family median Income ism 147,000.
One of the major attractions for this small town is a place called Paint and sip. Your place to paint, sip and create! Located in Norton Commons, we offer a variety of arts and crafts classes…beyond just canvas! Gather your friends, pick a beautiful art project from our class calendar, add a drink or two from our bar, and you have the recipe for the perfect night out! (Excerpt from Paint and Sip) Rita Yussman a local award-winning artist for her work on Kentucky Derby posters teaches a class at a Paint and Sip shop, from the reviews it’s an excellent place to share with a loved one or some friends.
COWLEY PARK: A two-acre park with a traditional gazebo that can be reserved for family activities, Community celebrations such as 4th of July festivals and summer music fests. Prospect is also big on keeping families safe. They offer a program called “House Watch”, if you go out of town you can request to have police patrol your home. An extra piece of mind to any homeowner. Prospect has one of the highest ranked elementary schools in the area. The reviews rave of how dedicated and positive the staff are at the school. Goshen at Hillcrest Elementary is ranked with 10 stars!! There are several sub divisions in Prospect that have beautiful homes, several sub-divisions, to be exact 10 different neighborhoods. Part of Prospect Kentucky is Oldham County, which has great schools and tax benefits. The other half is Jefferson County, with social and political benefits.
Pros of living in Prospect Kentucky
The Cost of Living
Arts and Culture
Attractive historic district
Bert says: “It has a prosperous river town character with a distinct southern accent.”
After doing research on this small town, it seems to have some friendliness and good down home country feel. Great school systems and a good employment rate.
If you are looking for a small town with a big town feel, Prospect Kentucky is the place to be!! A good place for the kids to go to school, dad to go fishing and family fun!! Close to the Big City of Louisville with the small town feel. Prospect Kentucky may be just what you’re looking for to purchase your next home. Family living and prosperous. Let us show you some of the beautiful homes this little town has to offer! Give us a call to schedule a showing today!
Patio Home Style condo in Coach Gate. Great curb appeal-25 park-like areas including a lake and creek to enjoy. Unique in that it has 3 bedrooms and 3 full baths. The style of this unit is somewhat like a raised ranch as all living spaces are above grade. As you enter the foyer you go up a small set of steps to the main living area. The large formal living area has numerous floor to ceiling windows; allowing beautiful, natural sunlight to flood the space. The kitchen has nice cabinetry and a pantry. At the end of the kitchen is a wonderful casual dining area where you can enjoy your meals looking out the windows and taking in nature. Just off the dining area is the family room/den with a fireplace flanked by built-ins.
Just outside the sliding glass doors of the family room is a private patio area for parties, pets, grilling out, etc…The master bedroom is really nice size and features a walk in closet. The master bath has a double vanity and a shower/tub combo. The other two bedrooms are nice sized and can easily fit large bedroom furniture. There is another full bath for your guests on the main level. In the lower level you will find that third bedroom, another full bath, a space great for a home office or craft room and the laundry room. Access to the large 2-1/2 car garage and loads of storage space is located on this level too. Secure buildings and security systems for your peace of mind. Coach Gate offers many amenities and has a very stable Homeowners Association. A wonderful clubhouse, pool and tennis courts to name a few. Your new home is waiting.
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This waterfront property positioned at Guist Creek Lake offers a serene environment with its gorgeous views of nature. Spend time sitting on the private boat dock passing the time fishing.
Enter the immaculately kept 3BR/2BA brick home through a custom designed door. The spacious eat-in kitchen celebrates the heart of the home with an abundance of custom designed cabinets and pantry. You will love celebrating holidays in the festive ambience of the dining room that highlights an incredible view of trees through its French Doors. The finished walkout basement hosts a family room and office space. There is a detached workshop with compressor and 220 volt service that will most definitely put a smile on that handyman’s face. You can spend hours on the extended balcony deck reading a book or enjoying a cold beverage with friends. Features of this one of a kind home include all new windows, 95% efficient furnace, dual heat, heat pump, thermostat that monitors both indoor and outdoor air temperature, gutter guards, an outbuilding, and fully fence yard. This property screams PRIVACY and BEAUTY! Words cannot properly describe the many features this property offers, so schedule your private showing today so we can “show off” this wonderful home!
Fully renovated 3rd floor Condo in the Highlands. Near to shopping, entertainment and so much more for this happening area. Kitchen features custom cabinets, stainless steel appliances and white quartz countertops. This unit has in unit laundry which was just added. Both the master and main bathroom have been completely remodeled as well. Sit in the mornings on the covered tiled balcony and enjoy your favorite morning beverage. If you want part of the Highlands without the maintenance of a yard, then look no further. Make your appointment today. For more information on homes in this area, click here.