Sylvan Hills median real estate price is is less expensive than 82.6% of Georgia neighborhoods and 89.5% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
The average rental price in Sylvan Hills is currently $1,157, based on Neighborhood Scout’s exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 70.3% of the neighborhoods in Georgia.
Sylvan Hills is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Atlanta, Georgia.
Sylvan Hills real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Sylvan Hills neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.
Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Sylvan Hills. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 26.4%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 92.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods. In addition, most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This can sometimes be the case in neighborhoods dominated by new construction that is not yet occupied. But often neighborhoods with vacancy rates this high are places that can be plagued by a protracted vacancy problem. If you live here, you may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.
How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one’s commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Sylvan Hills neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (38.3% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans. To read remaining article