Parkside is a neighborhood within Baltimore, Maryland.
The character of Parkside is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. This neighborhood is reasonably quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Finally, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to visit, such as Herring Run Park, and they are very well-situated, which results in them being very easy to get to from many locations within Parkside.
Home owners occupy around three quarters of the units in the neighborhood whereas the remainder are rented. Townhouses are the most common housing type, representing about 70% of the dwellings in this neighborhood, while large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This part of the city experienced its main housing boom before the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This neighborhood offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
It is usually practical for property owners in Parkside to purchase groceries by walking. In addition, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a fair number of choices. Concerning education, locals will value the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of homes for sale in Parkside.
Parkside is quite suited for biking since the cycling network is very well-developed. This neighborhood will also appeal to active house buyers because it is reasonably suitable for walking; many daily errands can be run without the use of a car. The preferred mode of transportation in Parkside is often driving. It is convenient to find a place to park, and it is a reasonably short drive to the nearest highway from anywhere in Parkside. On the other hand, traveling by public transit is sometimes difficult in this part of the city. Nonetheless, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop.