Highlandtown is a neighborhood within Baltimore, Maryland.
No matter what type of character home buyers prefer in a neighborhood, Highlandtown is a reasonably good option. It is very easy to find dynamic streets in this part of Baltimore. Despite the fact that there is a poor selection of entertainment venues, there are a very large number of people around most of the time, and with the bars in nearby neighborhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink because they are generally located very close by. Highland Avenue is among the most lively streets in this part of the city. Highlandtown is quiet overall, as the streets are quite tranquil. Reaching public green spaces, such as Patterson Park, is easy from the majority of locations in the neighborhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out.
The predominant housing types in Highlandtown are single detached homes and townhouses. This neighborhood has a selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas the remainder are renters. Most of the housing growth in this part of the city occurred prior to the 1960s.
Residents will appreciate the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from all houses for sale in this area. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. As far as food is concerned, it is very often practical for house buyers in Highlandtown to purchase general and specialty groceries on foot. Additionally, owing to 20-odd restaurants and cafes in Highlandtown, there is usually a spot to get a meal or beverage just around the corner. It is also easy to access a selection of clothing stores on foot, for instance along Highland Avenue.
Highlandtown permits house buyers to travel by different methods of transportation. Highlandtown is quite transit friendly. In particular, the neighborhood is connected by a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most homes. Highlandtown will also appeal to active house buyers as it is especially conducive to walking; meeting daily needs is especially convenient, and many businesses are quite close by. It is easy to get around by bicycle in this area as Highlandtown boasts a reasonably good cycling infrastructure.