The neighborhood of Paradise Valley is part of the city of Phoenix, Arizona.
The character of Paradise Valley is exemplified by its relaxed environment. Access to parks, including Grovers Park and Lookout Mountain Preserve, is easy from a large number of locations in the neighborhood, since there are about 30 of them nearby for residents to unwind in and most homes for sale have a park that is sometimes hard to reach. This part of the city is also quiet, as the streets are generally peaceful - although there are still several louder sections, especially around Piestewa Freeway or Pima Freeway.
About one third of properties in Paradise Valley were built between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s. In this part of the city, most of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. About two thirds of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. This area offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Some, but not all, property owners in this neighborhood will reside within walking distance of one of over 50 supermarkets. There are also a few options for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes in close proximity. As far as education is concerned, primary as well as high schools are convenient to reach on foot from most properties for sale in this part of Phoenix. Residents have the option of public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.
Paradise Valley is a very good part of Phoenix for driving. Most real estate listings are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Piestewa Freeway, and it is especially convenient to park. In contrast, the public transit service in Paradise Valley is not very frequent. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly a short walk away. This neighborhood is not particularly convenient for traveling on foot because many daily needs are sometimes challenging to meet by walking.