The neighborhood of Glenrose Heights is located in the city of Atlanta, Georgia.
The character of Glenrose Heights is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to visit and they are especially well-spread out, which makes it easy to access them from most locations within the neighborhood. This part of Atlanta is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets tend to be quite peaceful - however noise can be an issue around Interstate 75 or the railway line.
Over half of the housing stock of Glenrose Heights consists of large apartment buildings and single detached homes, and the remaining dwellings are mainly small apartment buildings. This part of Atlanta has a variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy around 85% of the properties in the neighborhood whereas owners occupy the remainder. Roughly 45% of homes in this area were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
Property owners in Glenrose Heights will welcome that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. There are also a few options for those who cherish nearby restaurants. With regards to education, both primary and secondary schools are convenient to walk to from anywhere in Glenrose Heights.
The car is usually the preferred method of transportation in this neighborhood. It is especially convenient to park, and many houses for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway, such as Interstate 75. In contrast, the public transit service in Glenrose Heights is rather limited. Thankfully, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. Glenrose Heights is not very suitable for walking since few daily errands can be run without having to resort to a car.