There are a lot of things to love about Omaha. While most of the nation has been hit hard by the recession, Omaha has stood up pretty well. It ranks at the top of most lists on communities handling the economic downturn the best. The job market and housing market are relatively stable. The unemployment rate is much lower than the national average. So, if you're looking for a job, then Omaha is a great place to start.
If you are looking to start a family, Omaha and the surrounding communities have a great public school system.
People always say there is nothing to do in Omaha, but that couldn't be farther from the truth. Omaha has a world-class zoo and a world-class performing arts center. If you love sports, Omaha hosts the College World Series each year. You can also enjoy college basketball, hockey, soccer, and baseball. If you like college football, you can enjoy that with just a short trip to Lincoln, Nebraska.
As a real estate agent, one of the best things about Omaha is affordable living. If you're buying a home, you can get a lot of bang for your buck in Omaha.