The neighborhood of Maple Leaf is situated in the city of Seattle, Washington.
Maple Leaf offers a broad selection of green spaces to enjoy, as well as some areas with a vibrant ambience. To be more specific, reaching green spaces from the majority of locations within the neighborhood, such as Thorton Creek Park, is easy since there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out. Finally, as there are few people out and about on the streets, this part of Seattle is relatively quiet; however noise levels are higher closer to Interstate 5.
Around 60% of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners and 40% are occupied by renters. In this area, the majority of buildings are single detached homes, and large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this neighborhood took place before the 1960s. This area has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Both primary and secondary schools are very easy to access on foot from most properties for sale in this area. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found. In terms of eating, a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a rather short walk away in this neighborhood. Moreover, there is generally a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. It is also convenient to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot.
This area presents home owners with several alternative modes of transportation. It is convenient for pedestrians to get around in Maple Leaf; many common errands can be run on foot, and there are also a good number of businesses nearby. With about 20 nearby bus lines, the public transit network in Maple Leaf is accessible. Moving around by car is also straightforward in this neighborhood. It is easy to access a parking spot, and most houses for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 5.