The neighborhood of Palms is situated in the city of Los Angeles, California.
Palms offers an extensive selection of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy ambience. Green spaces are very well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, which makes it easy to get to them. Lastly, this part of the city is a reasonably good neighborhood for those who don't mind a little noise, since traffic during rush hour can occasionally be loud, although there are still several quieter pockets.
In Palms, about 60% of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, while small apartment buildings and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. The average year of construction for dwellings in this part of the city is 1967. This neighborhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Renters occupy roughly 85% of the units in the neighborhood while the rest are occupied by owners.
Property owners in Palms will welcome that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away. There are about 30 supermarkets in Palms, and the best variety can be found on streets like Washington Boulevard. Furthermore, there are a fair number of opportunities for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes. It is also convenient to get to a number of clothing stores on foot. With respect to education, it is a short walk to reach primary as well as high schools from anywhere in Palms. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
Palms will appeal to home owners that use several modes of transportation. Most homes for sale in this part of Los Angeles are located in places that are very well-suited for walking; most common errands can be run on foot, and numerous businesses are reasonably nearby. Traveling by public transit is convenient in Palms. For example, there are a few bus lines, and it is very easy to reach a nearby bus stop from most homes. Moving around by car is also convenient in Palms. It is a very short drive to the nearest highway, such as Santa Monica Freeway, from anywhere in Palms.