The neighborhood of North Hills is situated in the city of Los Angeles, California.
Thanks to the presence of few people out and about on the streets, North Hills is relatively quiet; however there can be higher levels of noise for those who are around the airport (Van Nuys Airport), San Diego Freeway or the railway line. Parks aren't well-situated, making it occasionally hard to reach them. Still, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to relax in.
In North Hills, around half of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. The median year of construction for buildings in this part of the city is 1964. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. The proportions of renters and home owners are about even.
In this part of the city, home buyers will typically be able to get to both primary and secondary schools by walking. In addition to public schools, there are also private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. In terms of food, home buyers in North Hills will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Additionally, a restaurant is often just around the corner, and a small selection of cafes is available as well.
Walking is reasonably feasible for house buyers in this area; meeting daily needs is convenient on foot. This part of Los Angeles is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most homes. However, driving is a great transportation option in North Hills. Parking is quite easy, and it is a short car ride to the nearest highway, such as San Diego Freeway, from anywhere in this part of the city.