The neighborhood of Sombra del Monte is located within the city of Albuquerque, New Mexico.
The character of Sombra del Monte is exemplified by its calm ambience. The noise levels in this part of Albuquerque are low, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. Finally, although Sombra del Monte does not contain any public green spaces, parks are especially well-located in nearby neighborhoods, which makes them easy to access.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Sombra del Monte is an important part of its character. This part of Albuquerque also has a selection of housing sizes - it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 80% of the population of this neighborhood own their home and 20% are renters. Most homes in this part of Albuquerque were built pre-1960, during its biggest housing boom.
The nearest supermarket in Sombra del Monte is typically only a short walk away. Moreover, there are a fair number of opportunities for those who cherish nearby restaurants and cafes. Property owners can find a good number of clothing stores within walking distance. In terms of education, both primary and secondary schools are very convenient to access on foot from most homes for sale in this part of the city.
Walking is practical for house buyers in this part of the city; most daily needs are easy to meet without needing to use a vehicle, and plenty of businesses are reasonably nearby. Sombra del Monte is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. In contrast, driving is a very good transportation option in this neighborhood. Parking is easy, and it is a rather short car ride to the nearest highway from any location in Sombra del Monte.