A Scenic Place to Call Home
New Construction Homes in Provo
Welcome to Provo, where a thriving economy, a family-oriented ambiance and many outdoor activities intertwine. Nestled between Utah Lake and the Wasatch Mountains, Provo is an epicenter of technology and academic excellence. Whether a hiking enthusiast, an avid biker or a skiing aficionado, Provo can satiate your adventurous spirit. The city offers abundant opportunities for anyone aspiring to shape a prosperous future in the Mountain West.
If you're looking for affordable new homes in Provo, short-list LGI Homes. We have several open-concept floor plans for buyers with spacious rooms, chef-ready kitchens, integrated technology and designer upgrades included at no extra cost. Take advantage of this opportunity to be a homeowner in Provo by scheduling your visit online today.
Your New Home Awaits
- #1 'Best-Performing Cities 2023' (Milken Institute)
- #1 'The 5 Best Places to Buy a Rental Property in Utah' (Home Bay, 2023)
- #2 'The Top 20 Happiest Cities in the U.S.' (HouseFresh, 2023)
- #3 'Affordable Places to Live in Utah' (Zumper, 2023)
- #3 'The 15 Least Stressed Cities in America' (Rocket Homes, 2023)
- #6 'The Best Cities in the United States for Startups and Entrepreneurs 2023' (crowdspring)
- #8 '10 Best Cities to Retire in Utah in 2023' (Retirable)
- #16 '25 Best College Towns and Cities in the U.S.' (Travel + Leisure, 2023)
Frequently Asked Questions
Continue reading for answers to frequently asked questions about our homes, community and the area.
When was Provo, Utah founded?
According to APNews.com, Provo became the first city in Utah County on April 1, 1849.
Is the city of Provo a good place to live?
According to many websites and platforms focused on ranking American cities, Provo is an excellent place to live. Provo has a strong economy and is one of the most affordable cities in Utah. It's in a great location, surrounded by outdoor beauty and adventure, and has a downtown area with shopping, dining and amenities. In 2020, Provo earned recognition as one of the ten best places to live in Utah, according to Neighbor.com.
What county is Provo part of?
The city of Provo is in Utah County; it's the largest city in the county.
How far is Utah Lake from the city of Provo?
Provo sits on the eastern bank of Utah Lake. The city is less than 8 miles from the lake.
What is the Wasatch Front?
The Wasatch Front is an area in north-central Utah on the west side of the Wasatch Mountains. The region runs north to south and is home to most of Utah's population. The Wasatch Front includes cities from Utah Valley, Ogden Valley, Salt Lake Valley and Juab County.
What family-friendly attractions are in and around Provo?
Some family-friendly attractions in the Provo area include Bridal Veil Falls, Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum, Seven Peaks Water Park, BYU Museum of Art, The Peaks Ice Arena, Provo Canyon, Rock Canyon, The Soap Factory, Utah Lake State Park, BYU Museum of Paleontology, Hiking the Y and Alpine Loop.
Why is Provo also known as the 'Garden City?'
Provo earned its Garden City nickname in the nineteenth century because of its vast gardens, trees and fruit orchards.