The neighborhood of Helderberg is situated in the city of Albany, New York.
The character of Helderberg is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. Although this area does not contain any parks, public green spaces are especially well-spread out in nearby neighborhoods, making them easy to reach. This neighborhood is also reasonably good for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor.
In Helderberg, many of the dwellings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly duplexes. This neighborhood also has a choice of housing sizes; it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners and 40% are occupied by renters. Most homes in this part of Albany were built before the 1960s, during its most significant housing boom.
The closest grocery store in this area is typically only a rather short walk away. Moreover, this part of the city is a good place in which to go out to eat or go to a cafe. As far as education is concerned, home owners will find that wherever their house is situated in Helderberg, both primary and secondary schools are close by.
Active property owners will value the quite pedestrian-friendly character of this part of the city; many daily needs can be carried out by walking. The public transit service in Helderberg is not especially frequent. Nonetheless, home owners benefit from a few bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. In contrast, the best approach to navigate this area is often a car. It is a rather short drive to the nearest highway from anywhere in Helderberg, and it is easy to access a parking spot.