The many conveniently located stores in Downtown, such as jewelers, shopping centers and art galleries, mean that shoppers of all types will find something they like. This area offers a good variety of nightlife spots to suit pretty much any taste. Downtown is a treasure trove of diverse artistic and cultural entertainment venues such as music halls, performing arts spots and museums so there's always something exciting going on. Gyms are a great way to get into shape while being in a social environment and there is a good selection of gyms near this area that offer different specializations in equipment and trainers. Downtown is an adventurous eater's dream; with fabulous restaurants serving a wide variety of cuisines, such as salad, delis and Ethiopian, your taste buds will never get bored! Since most people commute by bicycle here, there are is multitude of very wide and well-maintained bike paths and bike lanes throughout the area.
The faces of Downtown are ever-changing, as many of the homes here are occupied by renters, and not the owners. College graduates looking to live among others like themselves will feel at home here as many residents in this neighborhood have a college degree. The median age of residents here is very low, so it's a good place to live if you prefer a younger group of neighbors.
Real estate in Downtown is on the rise, with listing prices increasing 7.9 percent year-over-year. The average listing price was $243,053 in last year and reached $262,275 in this year. Simultaneously, the number of homes on the market slightly fell from 22 to 20 - but buyers still have a fair share of homes to vet. For those who enjoy varied workouts, the fitness centers in this vicinity provide a number of exercises for all levels and abilities. This vicinity features some homes that are historic estates with their own unique and interesting stories and tons of character. Certain residential properties in this area have balconies attached so you can sit back with a hot drink and a warm blanket and enjoy the views.