The neighborhood of Cheviot Hills is located in the city of Los Angeles, California.
People who prefer a calm environment will enjoy Cheviot Hills. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are quite tranquil - however noise can be bothersome closer to Santa Monica Freeway. Lastly, public green spaces, such as Cheviot Hills Park, are very well-located and there are a few of them close by for residents to check out, which makes them easy to reach.
In Cheviot Hills, most of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining houses are mainly large apartment buildings. A majority of the housing growth in this area occurred pre-1960. This neighborhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Home owners occupy roughly 70% of the properties in Cheviot Hills and 30% are rented.
Both general and specialty grocery stores are typically accessible within a rather short walk from most houses for sale in Cheviot Hills. Additionally, there is generally a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. It is also very easy to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot. As far as education is concerned, locals will appreciate the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of properties for sale in Cheviot Hills. Residents can choose between public and private elementary schools.
This area will draw home owners that value various modes of transportation. This neighborhood is very conducive to traveling on foot; most common errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle, and plenty of businesses are quite nearby. This part of Los Angeles has a fairly good public transit infrastructure. The neighborhood is served by about 10 bus lines, and bus stops are usually nearby. Moving around by car is also easy in Cheviot Hills. It is convenient to come across a parking spot, and it is a short drive to the nearest highway, such as Santa Monica Freeway, from anywhere in Cheviot Hills.