The neighborhood of Abell is situated within the city of Baltimore, Maryland.
Abell is a great part of Baltimore for home buyers who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. There are a large number of vibrant parts in this neighborhood for those looking for a dynamic vibe. Despite the fact that few of entertainment venues can be found nearby, there are crowds of people around most of the time, and with the bars in nearby neighborhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink as they are generally located very close by. Greenmount Avenue is among the most active streets in this part of Baltimore. Although Abell does not contain any parks, green spaces are especially well-situated in nearby neighborhoods, which makes them easy to access.
Home owners occupy around two thirds of the dwellings in the neighborhood whereas the remainder are rented. The majority of the dwellings are townhouses, making it easy to find townhouses in this part of the city, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. This neighborhood experienced its largest housing boom pre-1960, so most of the available housing is from this era. This neighborhood also has a good variety of unit sizes - homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away in this part of Baltimore. Furthermore, those who like to eat in restaurants or cafes will have a fair number of choices in Abell, for example on Greenmount Avenue. It is also easy to access a number of clothing stores on foot. When it comes to education, it is a very short walk to get to primary as well as high schools from most homes for sale in Abell.
No matter the mode of transportation, it is reasonably easy to get around in Abell. Many of the homes for sale in this neighborhood are located in areas that are especially suitable for walking; carrying out day-to-day needs is very easy, and various businesses are quite nearby. Abell will also appeal to active house buyers as it is suited for bicycling. In particular, there are innumerable bike lanes. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, residents can depend on public transit to move around in this neighborhood. Abell is also car friendly. The majority of properties for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway.