The neighborhood of Speer is located in the city of Denver, Colorado.
Speer has a character that appeals to a fairly diverse group of people. Speer is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. It is easy to get to public green spaces since there are approximately 10 of them nearby for residents to explore. Lastly, it is very easy to find dynamic streets in this part of the city. Even though few of entertainment venues can be found nearby, there are often many people around, and places to go out at night are well-distributed throughout the area.
Most of the housing growth in Speer took place pre-1960. Large apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing the majority of the dwellings in this part of Denver, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. Renters occupy roughly 70% of the properties in Speer while the remainder are occupied by owners. This part of the city has quite a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Residents will appreciate the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from most, if not all, homes for sale in this part of the city. Locals benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. When it comes to eating, both general and specialty grocery stores are ordinarily accessible within a very short walk from most properties for sale in Speer. Moreover, those who like to dine out won't have to go far in Speer, where over 50 restaurants and around 10 cafes are available. Home buyers have access to a good number of nearby clothing stores.
This neighborhood provides house buyers with the choice between various modes of transportation. Speer is an extraordinarily convenient part of Denver for pedestrians; running daily errands is very easy on foot, and a fair number of businesses of different types can be found as well. Traveling by public transit is convenient in Speer. For instance, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most properties. Getting around by car is also convenient in Speer. Most real estate listings are a rather short drive from the closest highway.