The neighborhood of Hermosa is located within the city of Chicago, Illinois.
No matter what type of character home buyers prefer in a neighborhood, Hermosa is a fairly good option. Most areas in Hermosa are quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case near one of the railway lines. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to explore and they are especially well-distributed, making them easy to get to. Finally, finding things to do in this part of the city is easy. Even though this area is not known for its nightlife, there are very often masses of people around.
In Hermosa, around one third of buildings are small apartment buildings, and duplexes and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. This part of Chicago also has a good choice of unit sizes - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. There are equal parts owners and renters living in this area. Most of the housing growth in this neighborhood happened prior to the 1960s.
It is a short walk to reach both primary and secondary schools from most homes for sale in Hermosa. With regards to eating, it is usually feasible for house buyers in this neighborhood to buy general and specialty groceries by walking. North Avenue is among the best streets for food stores. Moreover, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a good number of opportunities, for instance along Pulaski Road, and residents can enjoy a few cafes as well. A decent choice of clothing stores can also be found within a rather short walking distance, for example along Keystone Avenue.
This part of the city does not necessitate driving as various other means of transportation are accessible. Traveling on foot is especially practical for house buyers in Hermosa; meeting daily needs is very convenient by walking, and there are also a fair number of businesses in proximity. Commuting by public transit is easy in Hermosa owing to a few nearby bus lines. On the other hand, this part of the city is not an especially convenient part of Chicago for getting around by car because it is a very long drive to the nearest highway from any home in this neighborhood, and it is difficult to find a parking spot.