The neighborhood of Point Dume can be found in the city of Malibu, California, which is situated in the Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim metropolitan area.
Point Dume is a great neighborhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced environment. There are a few parks close by for residents to relax in and they are especially well-situated, which makes them very easy to access. This part of the city is also very quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic.
Mobile homes are the predominant housing type, representing about half of the dwellings in Point Dume, whereas the rest are mainly single detached homes. This neighborhood has quite a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 80% of the dwellings in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners while renters occupy the remainder. The average year of construction for dwellings in this area is 1978.
Some, but not all, property owners in this part of Malibu will live within walking distance of the nearest grocery store. A small number of restaurants and coffee shops are available as well. As far as education is concerned, house buyers will find that wherever their home is located in this area, primary schools are nearby. On the other hand, there are only a limited number of high schools and therefore they can be a long walk away. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.
Moving around by car is especially convenient in Point Dume. It is very easy to park. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is difficult in Point Dume. Nonetheless, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most properties. Many of the houses for sale in this part of Malibu are located in areas that are not very conducive to traveling on foot as running daily errands is impractical by walking.