The neighborhood of Encanto is situated in the city of Phoenix, Arizona.
Encanto is a reasonably good neighborhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed environment. The noise levels in this part of Phoenix are low, as the streets are usually reasonably tranquil - although that is not the case close to the railway line, Piestewa Freeway or Black Canyon Freeway. Lastly, it is easy to get to public green spaces from most locations in the neighborhood, since reaching the closest one is occasionally hard from the majority of homes. There are a few parks close by for residents to discover, such as Encanto Park and Monterey Park.
Most of the houses available in the housing market in Encanto were constructed before the 1960s, when a majority of the housing growth took place. In this neighborhood, around half of the dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. About 55% of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by renters while the rest are occupied by owners. This area has quite a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is convenient to access the closest grocery store on foot from most houses for sale in Encanto. Moreover, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a fair number of choices, and a limited variety of coffee shops can be found as well. Concerning education, it is a rather short walk to get to both primary and secondary schools from most houses for sale in Encanto. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.
Most homes for sale in this neighborhood are located in areas that are reasonably convenient for walking; most daily needs are easy to carry out on foot, and various businesses are quite close by. The preferred means of transportation in Encanto is very often a car. It is very easy to find a parking spot, and the majority of properties for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway, such as Piestewa Freeway. On the other hand, the public transit system in Encanto is somewhat poor. Thankfully, house owners are served by the Campbell/Central Ave Station, Osborn/Central Ave Station and Indian School/Central Ave Station on the Valley Metro Rail. Home owners have access to around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby.