Desert View is a neighborhood in Phoenix, Arizona.
Desert View is very good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are generally very peaceful. It is sometimes challenging to reach parks from a large number of locations within the neighborhood since they are distributed sporadically. Still, there are approximately 10 public green spaces nearby for residents to explore.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing the majority of the dwellings in Desert View, and the rest of the houses are mainly large apartment buildings. This part of Phoenix has a variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy around 70% of the properties in Desert View while the remainder are rented. Most housing in this neighborhood was constructed since the year 2000, during its most significant housing boom.
There are only a few high schools and primary schools in Desert View and consequently they can be a long walk away. Home owners are served by public and private elementary schools. Regarding eating, a portion of property owners in this part of the city may be able to access one of about 20 grocery stores on foot, while others will have to rely on another means of transportation. Residents benefit from over 100 restaurants and coffee shops as well.
The favored mode of transportation in Desert View is very often a car. It is very easy to access a parking spot. In contrast, most houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are not very suitable for traveling on foot as very few daily errands can be run without the use of a car.