The neighborhood of University Park can be found in the city of Denver, Colorado.
People who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy University Park. This part of Denver is quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case near US Highway 87 or the railway line. Finally, most locations within the neighborhood have good access to green spaces, like Observatory Park and McWilliams Park, since there are approximately 10 of them close by for residents to relax in.
In University Park, around 45% of buildings are large apartment buildings, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly single detached homes. This neighborhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. The proportions of renters and home owners are about even. This part of Denver did not experience a single housing boom; the construction of new dwellings in University Park is spread throughout several decades in recent history.
House buyers in University Park will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Additionally, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, for instance on Colorado Boulevard, and there are also a few coffee shops in this part of Denver. It is also a reasonably short walk to a good selection of clothing stores. With regards to education, locals will value that no matter where their home is situated in University Park, primary schools and high schools are nearby. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.
It is convenient for people traveling on foot to get around in this part of the city; many common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle, and a fair number of businesses of different types can be found as well. Public transit users may experience few options in this area by reason of the infrequent service. Thankfully, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most houses. However, the best approach to move around in this area is very often a car. Coming across a parking spot is easy, and most real estate listings are a short car ride from the closest highway, such as US Highway 87.