The neighborhood of Downtown is located within the city of Baltimore, Maryland.
Downtown offers a variety of experiences for home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces. This part of the city has a very large number of places for those looking for a dynamic vibe. There are many people around most of the time, many of entertainment venues can be found nearby, and it is very easy to find bars since they are well-spread throughout the area. Baltimore Street in particular offers an extensive selection of bars. Green spaces are easy to access since there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore.
The predominance of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of Downtown is an important part of its character. However this part of Baltimore is especially good for those looking for one bedroom homes. Renters occupy roughly 95% of the dwellings in Downtown whereas the remainder are occupied by owners. The average year of construction for houses in this area is 1982.
House buyers in Downtown will appreciate that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Likewise, there are over 200 restaurants and around 30 cafes to benefit from in this area. House buyers have access to numerous nearby clothing stores. As far as education is concerned, in this part of the city, residents will usually be able to access both primary and secondary schools by walking.
No matter the means of transportation, it is very simple to travel in Downtown. It is especially convenient for people traveling on foot to get around in Downtown; all daily needs can be carried out on foot, and many businesses are very close by. The bicycle is a good method of transportation in this area since this part of the city has an excellent cycling infrastructure. With 3 rapid transit stations (Charles Center Station, Shot Tower Station and Lexington Market Station) on the Metro SubwayLink, and around 30 nearby bus lines, the public transit network in Downtown is great. This area is also a fairly convenient part of Baltimore for traveling by car. Most homes for sale are a very short drive from the closest highway, such as Jones Falls Expressway, and parking is easy.