Welcome to 12 South.
Like the classic Main Streets of yesteryear, 12th Avenue South is aglow with prosperity and neighborly charm. Pedestrian-friendly streets are adorned with sidewalk chalk, balloons, shimmering lights and ice cream splatters. As if the comforts of the iconic 1950’s were modernized to taste, the 12 South neighborhood reflects the peaceful opulence and warmth of simpler times.
Many residents raise their families in beautifully remodeled bungalows, cottages and ranches that seem as though the lawns have been sprinkled with extra special, fertile soil. Lush gardens embellish the fresh paint and modernized designs of the single family homes while multifamily residences such as the 12 South Flats, 12th and Paris and The Chelsea allow everyone to live close at hand to the park, shops, restaurants, downtown and each other.
To live in the 12 South neighborhood means that you have arrived at home in peaceful, quaint luxury. Relax, everything is at your fingertips. From the serenity of Sylvan Park to the mouthwatering pleasure of dining at James Beard Award Nominated Josephine Restaurant , residents lean into the “good life” with a mix of gumption and poise.
This is the type of place where you can take your time. Yoga studios such as the acclaimed Iyengar Yoga Center, Inner Light Yoga and Liberation Yoga give this neighborhood its chilled out vibe, sending spandexed shoppers and coffee shop goers out into the streets with the cool freedom to browse. Certainly it is out on the streets where the commerce in the 12 South neighborhood occurs. Local flowers are sold seasonally at the open-air Farmer’s Market during warmer months while hot chocolate and coffee warms the chilly hands of winter’s Frothy Monkey covered-patio patrons.
While out on the streets you can be sure to notice the trendy styles of the locals; fashionably savvy in their MODA
Boutique lifestyle wears. Several retail shops open up to the street with large window treatments that lure casual shoppers in by offering everything they will need to add style to their home and wardrobe. Eclectic stores like Imogean + Willie follow the MODA trend in offering a lifestyle brand that expresses a youthful durability, simplicity and couture. Indeed, much of 12 South comes across as a way of life, more than your typical neighborhood. Simply put, those who make 12 South their home seem to have a vision of modernity that appeals to their tasteful ascetic and community driven sense of purpose.
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