The neighborhood of North is situated in the city of Arlington, Texas.
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy North. It is easy to get to public green spaces in the neighborhood and there are approximately 10 of them close by for residents to relax in. The noise levels in this part of Arlington are also reasonably low, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although there are still several louder areas, especially around Interstate 30 or one of the railway lines.
Around 40% of buildings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in North, while small apartment buildings and single detached homes are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This neighborhood has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home while owners make up the remainder. This part of the city did not experience a single housing boom; the construction of new homes in this neighborhood is spread throughout several decades in recent history.
Home owners will find that wherever their property is situated in this area, primary as well as high schools are close by. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. With respect to eating, it is easy to access the closest supermarket on foot from most homes for sale in North. Residents benefit from over 50 restaurants and coffee shops as well.
The car is very often the best method to navigate North. Most homes for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway, such as Interstate 30, and it is very convenient to access a parking spot. The bicycle is a sometimes poor mode of transportation in this part of Arlington as there are a limited number of bike lanes, and there are quite a few hills. Traveling on foot is also not particularly feasible for home buyers in North since running common errands is at times challenging by walking.