Fells Point is a neighborhood in Baltimore, Maryland.
No matter what type of character home buyers prefer in a neighborhood, Fells Point is a reasonably good option. Finding things to do in this area is very easy. Even though there is a limited selection of entertainment venues, there are a large number of people around most of the time, and places to go out at night are well-spread throughout the neighborhood. Fells Point is reasonably good for those who like quiet areas, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Public green spaces are very well-distributed and there are a few of them close by for residents to discover, making it easy to get to them.
About 45% of the dwellings are townhouses, making it easy to find townhouses in Fells Point, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. Most of the housing growth in this area happened pre-1960. This neighborhood has quite a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy around two thirds of the units in the neighborhood whereas owners occupy the remainder.
It is very often practical for home buyers in Fells Point to buy general and specialty groceries by walking. Additionally, thanks to 100-odd restaurants and cafes in this part of the city, there is usually a spot to get some food or drink just around the corner, for instance along Aliceanna Street. A reasonable choice of clothing stores can also be found within a reasonably short walking distance. When it comes to education, locals will appreciate that wherever their house is situated in Fells Point, primary as well as high schools are nearby. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.
This area does not necessitate use of a car as various other means of transportation are at the disposal of home owners. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, getting around by public transit is convenient in this area. This part of the city is also an extraordinarily convenient part of Baltimore for pedestrians; all daily needs can be carried out on foot, and a variety of businesses are very close by. Fells Point is cycling-friendly because there are innumerable bike lanes.