The neighborhood of Brighton is situated within the city of Syracuse, New York.
Brighton offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. It is easy to reach green spaces from the majority of locations within the neighborhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in. This area is quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several louder sections, especially around Interstate 81.
Renters occupy about 70% of the properties in the neighborhood while the remainder are occupied by owners. In this part of the city, around 45% of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. A majority of the housing growth in this neighborhood happened before the 1960s. This part of Syracuse has quite a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Home buyers in this neighborhood will value that a grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Additionally, Brighton is a good place in which to go out to eat. As far as education is concerned, both primary and secondary schools are very easy to reach on foot from most homes for sale in this area.
Brighton will appeal to active people as it is reasonably suitable for traveling on foot; carrying out daily needs is easy by walking. The public transit system in this part of Syracuse is not very practical. Nevertheless, the neighborhood is served by approximately 10 bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. On the other hand, a car is a very good means of transportation in this neighborhood. It is easy to access a parking spot, and the majority of properties for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 81.