Younger and older, it’s impossible to point out a single group you’ll find in the neighborhood (think diverse). This area is called home by many elderly couples, families with toddlers and/or teenagers, young adults starting to live on their own. This is a tight-knit community, the kind where everybody knows everybody, and neighbors help each other.
Things you’ll love
Green space, sense of community, and plenty of things to do are the biggest advantages of this neighborhood. There are plenty of family-friendly venues close to the residential area, as well as playgrounds and parks. Besides outstanding parks and exciting activities, you’ll find countless possibilities when it comes to the hangout spots for all ages, including walking trails. It’s simply amazing to have so many marvelous cafes, bars and restaurants along the avenue. What’s more, it’s well-adjusted for professionals who commute every day.
Be warned …
People are basically everywhere, soaking up the vibe and enjoying themselves, but it doesn’t come as much of a surprise, does it? You should also be aware of how infrequently the houses are put on the market here, and when they do, they’re sold within a couple of days (even though it’s not the cheapest area out there, being close to the city and restaurants is sought after). Oh, and if you’re not a big fan of dogs, just remember there are dogs usually seen on the avenue walking with their owners.
Excellent metro, bus services, bike trails or driving routes constitute a paradise for commuting professionals in need to get back home as soon as possible. This commuting-oriented area will be the right choice for you if you’re a professional developing your career, but at the same time, focused on your outside of work life. This metro area furnishes a feeling that everything’s near you, and you don’t have to wander far to reach your favorite restaurant, hairdresser, or tailor.
Considering the family-friendly character of this area, you’ll find plenty of schools nearby, a lot of them within walking distance. There are also some institution within a short distance if you’d like to explore your options on private schools, as well as colleges.