The neighborhood of Scottsdale is situated within the city of Chicago, Illinois.
The character of Scottsdale is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. This neighborhood is reasonably quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, public green spaces, including Rainey Park and Durkin Park, are especially well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in, resulting in them being easy to access from most locations in Scottsdale.
The substantial percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Scottsdale is an important part of its character. This neighborhood also has a variety of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 85% of the population of this neighborhood own their home and 15% are renters. Most homes in this neighborhood were constructed prior to the 1960s, during its most significant housing boom.
Home owners will value the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from vast majority properties for sale in Scottsdale. In addition to public schools, there are also private schools at both the elementary and high school level. In terms of eating, the closest grocery store in Scottsdale is usually only a short walk away. Moreover, a restaurant is often just around the corner, for instance along Cicero Avenue, and property owners are served by a few cafes as well.
It is convenient for people traveling on foot to get around in this part of Chicago; many daily errands can be run without having to use a vehicle. Scottsdale is car friendly. It is convenient to come across a place to park. In contrast, commuting by transit can be sometimes challenging in this neighborhood as a result of the low service level. Nevertheless, property owners are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby.