The neighborhood of Silver Lake is located within the city of New York, New York.
Silver Lake offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This area is quiet, as the streets are generally quite tranquil. Lastly, greenery is very present in this part of the city as the tree canopy coverage for most streets is very good. It is very easy to reach parks in the neighborhood, since most houses have one that is very easy to get to. There are a few green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in, like Silver Lake Park.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing around 45% of buildings in Silver Lake, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses. This part of the city experienced its latest housing boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This neighborhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Home owners occupy roughly two thirds of the dwellings in the neighborhood while the rest are rented.
It is very easy to access the closest grocery store on foot from any location in this part of New York. Likewise, a restaurant is generally just around the corner. With regards to education, primary as well as high schools are easy to access on foot from most properties for sale in Silver Lake.
This part of New York allows home buyers to get around by several methods of transportation. The public transit system in Silver Lake is reasonably accessible as a result of a few nearby bus lines. Silver Lake is also a fairly pleasant part of New York for pedestrians; many daily needs can be carried out on foot. Getting around by bicycle is difficult in this area because the cycling infrastructure is rather poor, and bicycling is rendered arduous by the typically steep topography.