Roosevelt is a neighborhood within Seattle, Washington.
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Roosevelt. To be more specific, there are a few parks close by for residents to unwind in, such as Ravenna Park, and they are very well-situated, which results in them being very easy to reach from most locations within Roosevelt. Finally, this part of the city is a fairly good area for those who don't mind some noise, as traffic during busy hours can occasionally be loud, although there are still several quieter pockets.
Most housing in Roosevelt was constructed pre-1960, during its most significant housing boom. In this part of Seattle, most of buildings are single detached homes, and large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. The proportions of renters and home owners are about even. This neighborhood has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away in Roosevelt. Likewise, those who like to eat in restaurants or cafes will have a fair number of opportunities in Roosevelt. It is also a reasonably short walk to a decent selection of clothing stores. With regards to education, in Roosevelt, house buyers will usually be able to reach both primary and secondary schools on foot.
This area will draw house buyers that use a diversity of methods of transportation. The public transit service in this neighborhood is reasonably good as a result of about 10 nearby bus lines. This area is also a fairly convenient part of Seattle for driving. It is convenient to park, and nearby highways, such as Interstate 5, are especially easy to access from any home in this neighborhood. Many of the houses for sale in this part of the city are located in areas that are very conducive to traveling on foot; carrying out daily needs is convenient, and there are also a fair number of businesses close by.