The neighborhood of Mears Corner is part of the city of Virginia Beach, Virginia.
Mears Corner is a fairly good neighborhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced environment. Parks, such as Woodstock Park and Level Green Park, are very well-situated and there are approximately 20 of them close by for residents to explore, which makes them easy to get to. This neighborhood is quiet overall, as the streets are generally quite peaceful - although there are still several louder areas, especially closer to Interstate 64.
In Mears Corner, many of the dwellings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This part of Virginia Beach also has a variety of housing sizes - it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy about 70% of the units in Mears Corner whereas the rest are rented. Around 40% of properties in this neighborhood were built between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s.
Home buyers will value that no matter where their house is situated in this part of the city, primary schools are close by. In contrast, high schools are not especially plentiful and thus tend to require an extended walk to get to. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. In terms of eating, a supermarket is ordinarily reachable within a rather short walk from anywhere in Mears Corner. There are also a few opportunities for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes.
A car is an excellent transportation option in Mears Corner. Parking is quite easy. In contrast, traveling by transit can be very hard in Mears Corner due to the infrequent service. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighborhood. It is inconvenient for pedestrians to get around in Mears Corner since meeting daily needs is occasionally challenging by walking.