The neighborhood of Preston Hollow can be found in the city of Dallas, Texas.
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Preston Hollow, despite its sometimes busy ambience. There are about 30 parks close by for residents to discover, including Northaven Park and Bird's Fort Trail Park, which results in them being easy to access from many locations within the neighborhood. Finally, as there are few people out and about on the streets, this part of the city is relatively quiet; however noise levels are higher closer to one of the railway lines, Lyndon B Johnson Freeway or Interstate 35.
In Preston Hollow, roughly 55% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This neighborhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. The population residing in this part of the city is evenly split between renters and owners. This neighborhood experienced its main housing boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available properties are from this time period.
A grocery store is typically accessible within a rather short walk from any location in Preston Hollow. Furthermore, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a fair number of opportunities, and a small variety of coffee shops can be found as well. Concerning education, primary schools are easy to walk to from most properties for sale in Preston Hollow. In contrast, high schools are not especially numerous and thus tend to require an extended walk to get to. Residents benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level.
A majority of the houses for sale in this neighborhood are located in areas that are well-suited for walking; most daily needs are easy to meet by walking. In contrast, the bicycle is a somewhat poor method of transportation in Preston Hollow as the topography is not particularly flat, and there are few bike lanes. Driving is usually the best way to get around in this neighborhood. Parking is easy, and many houses for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Lyndon B Johnson Freeway. However, the public transit network in this part of Dallas is fairly poor. Nevertheless, home owners are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most residences.