Harbor Gateway is a neighborhood within Los Angeles, California.
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Harbor Gateway. Access to public green spaces, such as Roosevelt Memorial Park and Vermont Parkway, is easy from most locations within the neighborhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out. Lastly, as there are few pedestrians, this part of Los Angeles is relatively quiet; however those who are closer to the railway line, San Diego Freeway or Harbor Freeway may experience more noise.
Renters occupy roughly 60% of the dwellings in Harbor Gateway while the remainder are occupied by owners. In this area, about 45% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. Around 45% of properties in this neighborhood were constructed before the 1960s, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s. This neighborhood has quite a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Locals will appreciate the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from most properties for sale in Harbor Gateway. On the other hand, it can be difficult to get to high schools as a pedestrian. Locals can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. As far as eating is concerned, it is usually possible for home buyers in Harbor Gateway to shop for general and specialty groceries by walking. Over 50 grocery stores are located nearby, and the best variety can be found on streets such as Gardena Boulevard. Likewise, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of opportunities, and there are also around 10 cafes in Harbor Gateway. It is also a rather short distance to a decent variety of clothing stores.
Active home buyers will appreciate the quite pedestrian-friendly nature of Harbor Gateway; many daily needs can be carried out by walking. The public transit service in this part of the city is not very frequent. Thankfully, the neighborhood is linked by about 10 bus lines, and it is straightforward to find a nearby bus stop from most houses. However, the car is usually the preferred method of transportation in Harbor Gateway. It is a short car ride to the closest highway, such as Harbor Freeway, from anywhere in this neighborhood, and it is convenient to park.