The neighborhood of Lakeview Terrace is located within the city of Los Angeles, California.
Lakeview Terrace offers a slower-paced ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. Most areas in this part of the city are reasonably quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case near Foothill Freeway. Finally, there are a few parks nearby for residents to relax in, such as Big Tujunga Wash Open Space Preserve and Hansen Dam Park, making it very easy to access them from many locations in Lakeview Terrace.
In Lakeview Terrace, the majority of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings are the main housing type in the rest of the housing stock. This neighborhood also has a choice of housing sizes - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About three quarters of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas the rest are renters. The median year of construction for houses in this part of the city is 1969.
Both primary and secondary schools are convenient to reach on foot from most properties for sale in this area. Locals are served by public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. In terms of food, accessing the closest supermarket on foot is feasible for some, but not all, home buyers in this neighborhood. There are also a few restaurants and coffee shops in Lakeview Terrace.
Driving is usually the favored way to get around in this part of the city. The majority of houses for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, such as Foothill Freeway, and parking is easy. On the other hand, Lakeview Terrace is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and most houses are near a bus stop. Traveling on foot is not very practical for residents in Lakeview Terrace because very few common errands can be run without the use of a car.