Legacy East is a neighborhood within Kansas City, Missouri.
People who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Legacy East. This part of Kansas City is quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several noisier sections, especially around the railway line. Lastly, accessing parks in the neighborhood, including Blue River Parkway and Legacy East Park, is very easy, since most houses for sale have one close by and there are a few green spaces close by for residents to enjoy.
The average year of construction for houses in Legacy East is 1962. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing around half of the dwellings in this area, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. Renters occupy roughly 80% of the properties in Legacy East and 20% are occupied by owners. This part of the city offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes.
Property owners will find that wherever their home is situated in this part of Kansas City, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. When it comes to food, a fraction of house buyers in Legacy East may be able to do grocery shopping on foot, while others will need another means of transportation. There are a few choices for those who care about nearby restaurants.
The car is usually the best transportation option in this part of the city. It is very easy to find a place to park, and it is a reasonably short car ride to the nearest highway from any location in Legacy East. However, the public transit service in this area is fairly poor. Nonetheless, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are generally close by. Most houses for sale in this part of Kansas City are located in places that are not very well-suited for walking as most daily needs are impractical to meet on foot.