Arbor Hill is a neighborhood in Albany, New York.
Arbor Hill offers a wide selection of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy atmosphere. Although this part of Albany does not contain any parks, parks are especially well-distributed in nearby neighborhoods, making them easy to reach from the majority of locations within Arbor Hill. This part of the city remains relatively quiet, thanks to the presence of few people out and about on the streets; however those who are around Interstate 90 or the railway line may experience higher levels of noise.
Over half of the housing stock of Arbor Hill consists of duplexes and small apartment buildings, and the rest of the homes are mainly large apartment buildings. This neighborhood offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Renters occupy roughly two thirds of the properties in Arbor Hill while the remainder are occupied by owners. Most of the housing growth in this part of the city happened prior to the 1960s.
Residents will welcome the proximity to primary as well as high schools, which are within walking distance from vast majority houses for sale in Arbor Hill. In terms of eating, the closest supermarket in this area is typically only a very short walk away. Furthermore, a restaurant is usually just around the corner, and a limited variety of cafes can be found as well.
Arbor Hill will draw home buyers that value a variety of methods of transportation. The public transit network in this area is accessible as a result of a few nearby bus lines. This part of the city is also especially car friendly. It is straightforward to come across a parking spot, and most homes for sale are a very short car ride from the closest highway, such as Interstate 90. Traveling on foot is reasonably practical for property owners in this neighborhood; many daily errands can be run on foot.