The neighborhood of Laurelhurst is located within the city of Seattle, Washington.
Laurelhurst offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This neighborhood is quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, this neighborhood also features a fair amount of greenery; there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in, like Laurelhurst Playfield, which results in them being very easy to reach from most locations in Laurelhurst. Moreover, residents will find that numerous tree-lined streets are around.
The main housing types in Laurelhurst are single detached homes and townhouses. Most housing in this neighborhood was built pre-1960, during its most significant housing boom. This part of the city has a variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly three quarters of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners whereas renters occupy the remainder.
A supermarket is typically accessible within a rather short walk from most properties for sale in Laurelhurst. Likewise, a restaurant is often just around the corner, for instance on 45th Street, and there are also a few cafes in Laurelhurst. In terms of education, property buyers will appreciate the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from most homes for sale in this neighborhood. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.
This part of Seattle enables property owners to get around by various methods of transportation. Laurelhurst will attract physically active home buyers since it is quite conducive to traveling on foot; most daily needs are convenient to carry out on foot. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, commuting by public transit is easy in this part of Seattle. Traveling by car is also convenient in this neighborhood. It is very easy to park.