The neighborhood of Silver Lake can be found in the city of Los Angeles, California.
Silver Lake offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. It is easy to reach parks from most locations in the neighborhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to explore. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are generally calm - although there are still several louder sections, especially around Glendale Freeway or Golden State Freeway.
In Silver Lake, roughly 40% of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This area has a choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly two thirds of the population of this neighborhood rent their home whereas the remainder are owners. This neighborhood experienced its most significant housing boom before the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this time period.
Both general and specialty grocery stores are usually accessible within a short walk from any location in Silver Lake. Likewise, there is generally a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. It is also convenient to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot, for example on Sunset Boulevard. Concerning education, both primary and secondary schools are easy to walk to from most properties for sale in Silver Lake. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools.
No matter the mode of transportation, it is convenient to get around in this part of the city. It is easy for people traveling on foot to navigate this neighborhood; all common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle, and there are also a fair number of businesses nearby. The public transit system in Silver Lake is practical. In particular, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighborhood, and bus stops are usually nearby. The favored mode of transportation in Silver Lake is often a car. Most houses for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, such as Glendale Freeway, and parking is quite easy.