The neighborhood of Herman Gardens can be found in the city of Detroit, Michigan.
The character of Herman Gardens is exemplified by its calm environment. This neighborhood is reasonably quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - however noise can be problematic near Southfield Freeway. Finally, although this part of the city does not contain any green spaces, parks are especially well-distributed in nearby neighborhoods, which results in them being easy to access from the majority of locations in this area.
In Herman Gardens, around 45% of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the houses are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This part of the city has quite a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly three quarters of the population of this neighborhood rent their home and one quarter are owners. This area experienced its main housing boom since the year 2000, so most of the available housing stock is from this time period.
Locals will value the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from most properties for sale in this area. On the other hand, Herman Gardens does not have any high schools. Regarding food, the nearest supermarket in this area is usually only a reasonably short walk away.
The best method of transportation in this neighborhood is very often a car. It is very convenient to park, and many real estate listings are a very short drive from the nearest highway, such as Southfield Freeway. On the other hand, public transit riders may experience limited choices in Herman Gardens by reason of the infrequent service. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and it is very convenient to find a nearby bus stop from most houses. Walking in Herman Gardens is not very popular, although many common errands can be run on foot.