Located within Michigan, United States, the city of Grosse Pointe Park is located in the Detroit metropolitan area.
The character of Grosse Pointe Park is exemplified by its calm ambience. This city is reasonably quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to explore, including Matthew Patterson Park, and they are especially well-distributed, making them easy to get to.
In Grosse Pointe Park, roughly 70% of buildings are single detached homes, and the remaining houses are mainly duplexes. This part of the Detroit metropolitan area has quite a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 80% of the population of this city own their home and 20% are renters. A majority of the houses available in the housing market in this city were built prior to the 1960s, when a large proportion of the housing growth happened.
Home buyers in Grosse Pointe Park will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. A small variety of restaurants and coffee shops can be found as well. With regards to education, primary as well as high schools are convenient to reach on foot from most homes for sale in Grosse Pointe Park. Residents have the option of public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.
Active house buyers will welcome the quite walk-friendly nature of this city; most daily needs are easy to carry out on foot. Grosse Pointe Park is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines, and most residences are close to a bus stop. On the other hand, the preferred means of transportation in this city is usually a car. It is very easy to find a place to park.