Have you been thinking about making the move to eastern Washington? Maybe you vacation in Ellensburg in the summer but you worry it lacks the resources you need to live here full time? Maybe you’ve toyed with the idea of leaving the city, but you’re just not sure where to look to find out how a move like this could benefit you?
Well don’t worry; we’ve done the research for you!
Here are a few of the many reasons a move to Ellensburg might be right for you.
Make no mistake; living in Eastern Washington IS a change of pace from city life, however there are quite a few advantages. Located only 108 miles from Seattle Washington, via i-90 and the beautiful Snoqualmie Pass, Ellensburg is the perfect place for those looking to stay close to the city, but lose the noise and chaos that living within big city limits often brings. The cost of living is drastically lower than many west side cities, with the overall cost of living index for Ellensburg being 97, 13 % lower than the state average!
“Okay, numbers and statistics are great, but what is life in Ellensburg ACTUALLY like? Won’t I get bored?” You might be saying, but guess what: Ellensburg offers a large variety in recreation and entertainment to keep you busy year round, all with that small town charm. There’s always something to see!
Visit Central Washington University’s McConnell Auditorium to see one of the many productions put on throughout the year, or stop by North Campus to hear one of the University’s award winning music ensembles in the Jerilyn S. McIntyre Music building.
Take a stroll down Main St. in Ellensburg’s historic district to shop at any of the local book stores, clothing stores, florists, gift shops, or sporting good stores. Visit the local museums and art galleries or stop by any of the local eateries or pubs to rest your feet.
Ellensburg provides the prime location for any fans of outdoor recreation. Gorgeous in any season be it summer or winter, Ellensburg is located just a few short miles away from many beautiful hiking trails and only 55 miles from Snoqualmie for anyone hoping to hit the slopes. Festivals are held year round including Ware Fair, Spirit of the West, Jazz in the Valley, The Kittitas County Fair, and the Rodeo, there’s always something going on!
Why choose Catalyst?
Located only one block away from Main Street, we provide that downtown location that is crucial to any striving entrepreneur. With a renovated facility equipped with the fastest Wi-Fi money can buy Catalyst offers you the perfect place to set up shop, get focused, and crush your goals, with free D&M Coffee to boot! Whether you work from home, or you’re trying to start your own business, Catalyst Co-Working will provide you with the tools you need to succeed.
Entrepreneurs and the Business Incubator Program
Catalyst Co-Working is a service provided to you by the Chamber of Commerce. That means that no matter what package you rent, you gain access to all of the Chamber’s Networking events. We work hand in hand with the Chamber to help get new businesses started. With the Business Incubator program, we can provide:
The Business Incubator is perfect for any entrepreneur trying to live their dream, just ask for an application!
You’ve been thinking about it, so do it already!