The neighborhood of East Phillips is situated within the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota.
East Phillips offers a wide selection of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy ambience. There are a few parks nearby for residents to explore and they are especially well-distributed, making it easy to get to them. Finally, this area is a good neighborhood for those who aren't bothered by some noise, since traffic during rush hour can occasionally be loud, although there are still several quieter sections.
Most homes in East Phillips were constructed pre-1960, during its main housing boom. In this area, roughly 40% of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses. Renters occupy about 55% of the dwellings in East Phillips and 45% are occupied by owners. This neighborhood has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Residents will welcome that wherever their home is located in this part of the city, primary as well as high schools are nearby. As far as eating is concerned, it is very convenient to access both a general and a specialty grocery store on foot from most properties for sale in East Phillips. Likewise, there are a fair number of options within walking distance for those who cherish restaurants and cafes. Residents have access to a good number of nearby clothing stores, for example on Lake Street.
This part of the city will attract home buyers that appreciate different methods of transportation. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, East Phillips is transit friendly. Getting around by car is also very convenient in this area. It is a short drive to the closest highway from any location in this part of the city, and coming across a place to park is generally easy. It is easy for people walking to get around in this part of the city; most common errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle, and a fair number of businesses of different types can be found as well.