12 Kinds of Neighborhoods

Whether you like big yards or hip nightclubs, there's a community type that fits your lifestyle.

1. Urban Core (Downtown)

Where to find it:
Downtown, the heart of major metros

What you can call home:
Aging single family homes and apartments, modern luxury lofts and condos converted from old warehouses and above businesses

Your Neighbors:
Ethnically diverse mix of young single professionals, low to middle income families and seniors

Why You'll Like It:
Affordable housing, eclectic mix of high-end and modest, close to nightlife and city attractions

Why You May Not:
Little to no public parking, typically has higher rate of crime, transients

Examples:
Downtowns in Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Downtown Memphis, Downtown Kansas City, MO

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