Why Its Worth Looking For Homes For Sale In Billings, Montana


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Look, we get it. Moving is not the easiest thing to do. Whether it’s for a job, to retire, or for another reason, you have to find the right home in the right location. Not everyone has the flexibility of choosing the city they want to live in, but for those that are making the move to South-central Montana, Billings is a great city to settle down in. 

Why You Should Consider Living In Billings, Montana

At McCall Homes, we have a variety of beautiful new homes for sale in Billings, Montana. Maybe we are a little biased, but we truly believe that Billings is one of the best places to live in the U.S. Don’t believe us? It’s not hard to persuade you, just check out some of the things that make Billings so great!

Plenty Of Outdoor Recreation

Photo credit: Red Lodge Mountain

Outdoor enthusiasts, rejoice! Billings is the perfect destination for those looking for year-round outdoor recreation activities. From exploring the mountains on horseback to trekking through the 47 miles of citywide multi-use trails to shredding down the winter slopes of nearby Red Lodge Mountain, there’s something for your inner adventurer. Visit the numerous parks and monuments, get a big catch while fly fishing in some of the state’s world class waterways like the Big Horn River, hike or mountain bike on the Rimrocks or along the tranquil Yellowstone River. Enjoy the views of this natural undammed river while canoeing or kayaking. Whatever outdoor adventures are calling your name, rest assured you’ll find them in or near Billings. 

Friendly Vibes

With so many places in Montana exploding with tourism, finding locals who welcome out-of-towners is not always the easiest thing to do. In Billings, though, it is quite the opposite. Here you will find locals that are incredibly warm, welcoming, and friendly — from retirees that have lived in Billings their entire lives to the younger crowd who have flocked to Billings for its vibrant and up-and-coming scene. In our communities especially, you’ll find the neighborhood is full of friendly people that you’ll get to connect with at our frequent community events. 

Plenty Of Shopping

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Your retail therapy dreams will come true in Billings, Montana’s largest shopping city. Here you’ll find both local and national stores that offer endless options and unique finds all within close proximity to one another. For the recreational enthusiasts, Billings is a trailhead for outdoor gear purchases and rentals. You will find everything you need for fishing, hunting, biking, skiing, and more at places like Scheel’s, the Spoke Shop, the Ski Station, and the Base Camp. You’ll find yourself frequently browsing through the stores of Rimrock Mall and Shiloh Crossing and enjoying the walkable vibe in Downtown Billings.

Powerful Beer Scene

Beer aficionados will be drawn to Billings once they learn of the booming beer scene in Billings. Whether you love a hoppy IPA, a thick and hearty stout, Belgian wheat, or a crisp Lager, Billing’s Brewery District will have something for you. With six breweries, two distilleries, and one cider house all in the heart of the downtown area, it is easy to get your craft beverage fix. Become a Billings resident, and you’ll likely spend a lot of summer weekends enjoying a craft beverage on a brewery’s patio. Some of our favorite breweries include Yellowstone Valley Brewing Company, Montana Brewing Company, Uberbrew, Canyon Creek, Last Chance Pub & Cider Mill, and Carter’s Brewing. And don’t forget Trailhead Spirits, where Casey McGowan’s team will serve you delicious concoctions made with local ingredients.

The Perfect Summers

You’ll find some of the most pleasant summer weather in Billings, Montana. The summer months offer the perfect summer temperatures, which is great for all the popular activities and events that take place throughout the city. From outdoor concerts and the popular MontanaFair to Saturday Markets and Fun Runs, rest assured, living in Billings will bring some of the best summer experiences and memories you will ever have!

Great Career Opportunities

If you are moving to South-central Montana in search of a new job, start your search with Billings. Billings is the trade and distribution capital for Montana, Northern Wyoming and parts of South and North Dakota. The city is home to two state-of-the-art hospitals, two college campuses, and there are plenty of career opportunities in the tech, healthcare, energy, and manufacturing industries. 


If you have kids or plan on having children in the future, schools play an important role in your decision. Fortunately, Billings is home to a variety of top-rated schools that will give your children a quality education. With great pre-k and elementary schools, such as the Elysian K-8 School, to middle and senior high schools, your kids are sure to get a great education when living in Billings. 

Find Quality Homes For Sale In Billings, MT

As you can see, there are plenty of reasons to move to Billings, Montana. If you want to live in Montana’s biggest city, let McCall Homes find you the perfect home. What makes our new communities so great is there proximity to popular city destinations (everything is within 15 minutes), yet still off the beaten path. Contact our new home specialists today to learn about our new homes for sale in our newest community, Annafeld. (406)651-5354

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