The neighborhood of Cobble Hill is located in the city of New York, New York.
Those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces will feel at home in Cobble Hill. This neighborhood has a very large number of places to visit. The streets are usually busy with people, there is a wide variety of entertainment venues, and with the bars in nearby neighborhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink because they are generally located around the corner. Greenery is quite prominent in this part of New York; there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to unwind in and they are especially well-situated, which makes it very easy to access them. In addition, residents will find that most streets have reasonably good tree coverage.
In Cobble Hill, about 45% of buildings are small apartment buildings, and the rest of the homes are mainly large apartment buildings and duplexes. The properties in this area are very old, because roughly 90% of its dwellings were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built 2000. This part of the city is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Roughly 55% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home while owners make up the remainder.
It is usually feasible for house buyers in Cobble Hill to buy general and specialty groceries on foot. In addition, with approximately 40 restaurants and a few coffee shops, Cobble Hill is a great area in which to go out to eat, for instance on Henry Street. An excellent choice of clothing stores can also be found within a very short walking distance. Regarding education, both primary and secondary schools are especially convenient to get to on foot from any location in Cobble Hill.
Cobble Hill does not require use of a car since several other methods of transportation are available. This part of the city will appeal to active house buyers as it is especially suitable for traveling on foot; meeting day-to-day needs is very easy, and innumerable businesses of different types can be found as well. Cobble Hill is also an extremely pleasant part of New York for cyclists. For instance, the cycling infrastructure is reasonably good, and a bike share station is always located in close proximity. This neighborhood benefits from a great public transit system. In particular, residents are served by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually very close. In contrast, a car is a sometimes poor means of transportation in Cobble Hill. Nonetheless, most houses for sale are a very short car ride from the nearest highway.