The neighborhood of East Queen Anne is located in the city of Seattle, Washington.
East Queen Anne has a character that appeals to a fairly diverse group of people. East Queen Anne is quiet overall, as the streets are generally quite peaceful. There is a fair amount of greenery in this neighborhood as the majority of streets have reasonably good tree coverage. There are about 10 green spaces nearby for residents to relax in and they are especially well-distributed, making them very easy to access. Finally, there are a large number of bustling parts in this neighborhood for those looking for a dynamic vibe. Despite the fact that there is a small selection of entertainment venues, the streets are very often busy with people, and with the nightlife venues in nearby neighborhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink since they are generally located very close by. 3rd Avenue is among the most lively streets in this part of the city.
Over half of the housing stock of East Queen Anne is composed of single detached homes and large apartment buildings, and the rest of the houses are mainly small apartment buildings. This part of Seattle has an excellent selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of renters and home owners are about even. A majority of the housing growth in this area took place prior to the 1960s.
House owners will value the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from vast majority properties for sale in this part of the city. With respect to food, it is very convenient to access both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from anywhere in this neighborhood. Additionally, with about 10 restaurants and a few cafes, this part of the city is a very good place in which to go out to eat. Residents can find a good number of clothing stores within walking distance.
Regardless of the mode of transportation, it is quite simple to get around in this neighborhood. The reasonably good public transit infrastructure makes transit a viable option for many people thanks to approximately 10 nearby bus lines. Driving is also a reasonably good mode of transportation in East Queen Anne. Most houses for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway. Walking is especially convenient for home buyers in East Queen Anne; all common errands can be run on foot, and plenty of businesses are very nearby.