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5580 Far Hills Ave
Centerville, OH 45429
The Murray Group
West Carrolton OH
Kettering, Ohio is the place to be if you want a safe community for your kids and a place to find a job in a growing field. Located near Dayton, Kettering is known for its inventive spirit and extensive history.
Settled in the 1700s, Kettering was a farming community for much of its existence. This all changed in the 20th century thanks to Charles Kettering. A famous inventor, Kettering brought a passion for science and discovery to the area that is still seen today. Many major research firms have their headquarters in the city and in surrounding towns.
Kettering Parks And Recreation
The Fraze Pavilion is one of the largest parks in Kettering and plays host to outdoor concerts performed by the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra (DPO). There are 19 other parks in the area that contain space for skating, biking and hiking. If you are partial to open spaces where wildlife can run free, you will love living in Kettering.
In addition to summer concerts hosted by the DPO, there are many other events that residents can take part in. During the holiday season, there are tree lightings, charity drives and other events that bring the community together and help the needy. High school sporting events take place at the James S. Trent Stadium.
Kettering is home to several large colleges and universities. Wright State University and University of Dayton are two of the largest in the area. Those who are looking for work can find major employers such as Booz Hamilton, the Kettering Medical Center and GE Money. GE Money is a subsidiary of General Electric. Anyone who likes professional sports are within driving distance of the Cleveland Indians baseball team as well as the Cleveland Browns football team.
There is a lot to see and do in Kettering. If you are thinking about moving to the area, do not put off calling a real estate agent. Properties in the area move fast, and you don't want to miss your chance to buy your dream home at a reasonable price. Realtors are standing by right now waiting for your call.