Skyview West is a neighborhood in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Skyview West is a reasonably good neighborhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed atmosphere. Public green spaces, including Alamosa Center, are very well-distributed and there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy, making them easy to get to. This neighborhood is also fairly good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
Home owners occupy roughly 70% of the dwellings in Skyview West whereas renters occupy the remainder. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this neighborhood is an important part of its character. This neighborhood experienced its latest housing boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This area is especially good for those looking for three bedroom homes.
Property owners in Skyview West will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a few opportunities for those who value restaurants within walking distance. Concerning education, in Skyview West, locals will generally be able to access both primary and secondary schools on foot.
Skyview West is especially car friendly. The majority of real estate listings are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, and it is very convenient to park. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is difficult in this area. Thankfully, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually just around the corner. Traveling on foot is not especially practical for home buyers in Skyview West as very few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.