The neighborhood of Belview Heights is situated in the city of Birmingham, Alabama.
Belview Heights is fairly good for those who need quiet surroundings, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several louder sections, especially close to Interstate 59. Parks aren't well-distributed, making it sometimes difficult to get to them. Still, residents will be able to access parks in nearby neighborhoods.
Roughly two thirds of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas the rest are renters. In this part of the city, about 90% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city happened pre-1960. This neighborhood offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Locals will value the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from most houses for sale in Belview Heights. With regards to eating, it is very often possible for home buyers in this neighborhood to buy their groceries on foot. A limited variety of restaurants can be found in Belview Heights as well.
Driving is a great transportation option in Belview Heights. The majority of properties for sale are a rather short car ride from the closest highway, and parking is quite easy. However, Belview Heights is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally very close. There aren't many pedestrians out on the streets of Belview Heights, even though carrying out daily needs is convenient on foot.