Part of the San Francisco - Oakland metropolitan area, Ardenwood is a neighborhood in Fremont, California.
Ardenwood offers a calm environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, it is easy to access green spaces from most locations within the neighborhood, since there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy and most homes for sale have a park close by.
The main housing types in Ardenwood are single detached homes and townhouses. This neighborhood has a variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the population of this neighborhood own their home while the remainder are renters. Most of the housing growth in this neighborhood happened between 1980 and 1990.
House buyers in Ardenwood will welcome that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a few options for those who value close by restaurants and cafes. Concerning education, house owners will welcome the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from most homes for sale in Ardenwood. However, Ardenwood does not contain any high schools. Residents can choose between public and private elementary schools.
This neighborhood is especially car friendly. Most real estate listings are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, such as Nimitz Freeway, and it is easy to find a place to park. In contrast, the public transit service in Ardenwood is quite poor. Nevertheless, home owners are served by a few bus lines, and it is convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most properties. Although the terrain is quite flat, biking is occasionally challenging in Ardenwood as the cycling infrastructure is rather poor. A majority of the homes for sale in this neighborhood are located in areas that are also not especially well-suited for walking since few common errands can be run on foot.