The neighborhood of Alvarado Grdns is situated within the city of Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Alvarado Grdns offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This area is excellent for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to explore, such as Rio Grande Nature Center State Park, and they are especially well-spread out, making them easy to access.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Alvarado Grdns is an important part of its character. About 30% of properties in this neighborhood were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This part of the city has quite a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 85% of the population of this neighborhood own their home and 15% are renters.
Alvarado Grdns does not have any high schools or primary schools. With respect to food, home buyers in this part of Albuquerque often need a vehicle to buy groceries.
The favored way to move around in Alvarado Grdns is very often driving. It is very easy to access a place to park, and the majority of real estate listings are a rather short drive from the nearest highway. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is very hard in Alvarado Grdns. Thankfully, residents have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are typically close by. It is impractical for pedestrians to navigate this part of the city since very few daily errands can be run on foot.