The neighborhood of Kresson is situated within the city of Baltimore, Maryland.
Kresson offers a variety of experiences for home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces. Even though the ambience is not the most lively in this part of the city with its a few nightlife venues, there are options for nighttime activities. On the other hand, although Kresson does not contain any parks, parks are especially well-situated in nearby neighborhoods, making it easy to access them.
Most of the housing growth in Kresson took place prior to the 1960s. The sizeable proportion of townhouses in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. Around 60% of the dwellings in the neighborhood are occupied by renters and 40% are occupied by owners. This neighborhood offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away in Kresson. Additionally, a restaurant is typically just around the corner. A decent variety of clothing stores is also situated within a reasonably short walking distance. With regards to education, in Kresson, home buyers will usually be able to reach both primary and secondary schools on foot.
It is convenient for people walking to get around in Kresson; many day-to-day needs can be met on foot, and there are also a fair number of businesses in proximity. On the other hand, biking is difficult in this area as there is a significant amount of slopes, and Kresson is home to a rather poor bicycling infrastructure. Moving around by car is very easy in this part of Baltimore. It is especially convenient to find a place to park, and many homes for sale are a very short drive from the nearest highway. In contrast, the public transit system in this neighborhood is not particularly accessible. Nevertheless, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby.