The neighborhood of Atwater Village is situated in the city of Los Angeles, California.
Atwater Village offers a calm environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Los Angeles is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially closer to Colorado Street Freeway or the railway line. Finally, there are a few parks close by for residents to relax in, including Griffith Park, which makes it very easy to get to them.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing most of buildings in Atwater Village, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. This part of Los Angeles has quite a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of renters and home owners are about even. This neighborhood experienced its biggest housing boom pre-1960, so most of the available properties are from this time period.
It is straightforward to reach both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from most houses for sale in Atwater Village. Likewise, those who like to dine in restaurants or cafes will have a fair number of options in Atwater Village. It is also easy to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot. Regarding education, it is a short walk to access primary schools from most houses for sale in Atwater Village. In contrast, there are no high schools in this neighborhood. Locals can choose between public and private elementary schools.
Atwater Village affords house buyers the choice between several means of transportation. The public transit system in this part of the city is accessible. There are a few bus lines traversing the neighborhood, and it is especially convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most properties. Driving is also a very good transportation option in this part of the city. Many houses for sale are a very short drive from the closest highway, such as Golden State Freeway, and it is easy to find a place to park. Physically active home buyers will value the reasonably pedestrian-friendly character of this part of Los Angeles; running daily errands is convenient, and there are also a good number of businesses in proximity.