The neighborhood of Grandale is situated within the city of Detroit, Michigan.
Grandale offers a broad selection of green spaces to enjoy. Parks are especially well-located and there are a few of them close by for residents to explore, making them easy to access. Thanks to the presence of few pedestrians, this part of Detroit remains relatively quiet; however those who are near Southfield Freeway, Edward J Jeffries Freeway or the railway line may experience more noise.
In Grandale, roughly 80% of buildings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this neighborhood happened prior to the 1960s. There is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this neighborhood. There are equal parts owners and renters living in this part of the city.
It is usually practical for home buyers in Grandale to do grocery shopping by walking. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who care about nearby restaurants. In terms of education, it is a rather short walk to reach both primary and secondary schools from any location in Grandale. Locals are served by public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.
Commuting by car is especially convenient in this neighborhood. It is a very short drive to the closest highway, such as Edward J Jeffries Freeway, from any home in this neighborhood, and accessing a place to park is generally easy. In contrast, Grandale is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighborhood, and it is especially convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most properties. Walking in Grandale is not very common, although many daily needs are easy to meet without the use of a car.