Trend-Arlington real estate guide & listings for sale
Trend-Arlington offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This neighbourhood is very good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Finally, public green spaces, including Arlington Woods Park and Trend-Arlington Park, are very well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out, which makes them easy to access.
Trend-Arlington is especially car friendly. Parking is quite easy, and it is a rather short drive to the closest highway from any home in this neighbourhood. However, the public transit network in this part of the city is rather poor. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most residences. Cycling is easy in this part of the city because the bicycling infrastructure is very good, and there are a limited number of hills. Walking is not very practical for residents in Trend-Arlington as many daily needs are impractical to meet without the use of a car.
In Trend-Arlington, roughly 45% of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About 80% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and renters make up the remainder. This area experienced its biggest construction boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available housing is from this time period.
In most cases, a car is needed in Trend-Arlington to access the nearest grocery store. Nevertheless, it is generally a rather short walk to the closest pharmacy, which can supply some staple foods. A small number of restaurants and cafes can be found as well. With regards to education, in Trend-Arlington, families will typically be able to reach both primary and secondary schools by walking. However, parents and their kids may find it difficult to get to daycares on foot.