The neighborhood of Alief is part of the city of Houston, Texas.
Alief is reasonably good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially closer to US Highway 59 or Southwest Freeway. Getting to green spaces from most locations within the neighborhood, including Arthur Storey Park and Alief Amity Park, is sometimes difficult since they aren't well-situated. Despite that, there are a few parks close by for residents to check out.
In Alief, about 45% of buildings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This neighborhood has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of home owners and renters are about even. The median year of construction for buildings in this neighborhood is 1980.
A supermarket is usually accessible within a short walk from most homes for sale in Alief. There are over 100 grocery stores in Alief, and the best choice can be found on streets such as Beechnut Street. Likewise, this area is a good place in which to eat out, and property owners benefit from about 40 cafes as well. A decent choice of clothing stores is also available within a reasonably short walking distance. When it comes to education, residents will welcome that no matter where their house is located in Alief, primary as well as high schools are close by. Apart from public schools, there are also private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.
Many of the homes for sale in this neighborhood are located in areas that are conducive to walking; running daily errands is convenient. Getting around by transit can be challenging in Alief as a result of the low service level. Nevertheless, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and most homes are close to a bus stop. On the other hand, the best means of transportation in Alief is usually a car. It is convenient to park.