The neighborhood of North Beacon Hill is situated within the city of Seattle, Washington.
North Beacon Hill offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets tend to be peaceful - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially closer to Interstate 5 or Interstate 90. Finally, there is a good amount of greenery in this part of the city; it is very easy to access public green spaces in the neighborhood since there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to discover. In addition, residents will find that a lot of streets have good tree coverage.
North Beacon Hill experienced its most significant housing boom before the 1960s, so most of the available housing stock is from this time period. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing roughly 45% of the dwellings in this area, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. The population residing in this area is evenly split between renters and owners. This neighborhood also has a good selection of housing size options; it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Home buyers in this area will value that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Likewise, there is typically a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. It is also a reasonably short distance to a decent variety of clothing stores. When it comes to education, property owners will welcome that wherever their house is situated in North Beacon Hill, both primary and secondary schools are nearby.
North Beacon Hill affords house buyers the choice between different modes of transportation. This part of the city will appeal to active house buyers since it is quite well-suited for traveling on foot; most daily needs are convenient to carry out without the use of a vehicle, and a variety of businesses are reasonably close by. North Beacon Hill is transit friendly. More specifically, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines, and it is very easy to reach a nearby bus stop from most houses. North Beacon Hill is also quite car friendly. The majority of houses for sale are a short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 90, and it is convenient to park.