Bella Vista is a neighborhood within Santa Ana, California, which is located in the Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim metropolitan area.
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy Bella Vista. There are a few green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in, such as Jerome Park and Friendship Park, and they are very well-spread out, making it easy to access them. This neighborhood is also good for those who like quiet surroundings, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
In Bella Vista, roughly one third of buildings are single detached homes, and the rest of the properties are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and mobile homes. The average year of construction for houses in this neighborhood is 1965. This part of Santa Ana has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the population of this neighborhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder.
It is easy to get to both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from any home in Bella Vista. Furthermore, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of choices. It is also convenient to reach a number of clothing stores on foot. As far as education is concerned, locals will find that no matter where their property is located in Bella Vista, both primary and secondary schools are nearby.
Walking is practical for residents in this part of the city; many common errands can be run without having to use a vehicle. Bella Vista is reasonably car friendly. Finding a parking spot is generally easy. In contrast, the public transit network in this part of the city is rather poor. Thankfully, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop.