Beverly Gardens Real Estate
Located on the southeast corner of Seven Mile and Merriman Rd, Beverly Gardens is a popular neighborhood in the City of Livonia with 239 homes spread out on a traditional grid street system. With no thru-traffic access, the neighborhood is a quiet oasis perfect for families as well as those looking for some seclusion. In addition to this, the neighborhood backs up to Beverly Park, offering recreational opportunities within walking distance from every home.
Spanning a wide range of construction years from 1935 to 2005, the neighborhood has a variety of different homes consisting mostly of the ranch style with floor plans ranging from 1,000 to 2,500 square feet with an average of 3+ bedrooms and 1.5+ bathrooms. The majority of homes include family rooms with a fireplace, generous sized kitchens and a deck or patio out back allowing residents to enjoy the outdoors. Not all homes have basements, however this is an option for those who are interested. Because of the desirable neighborhood and features of the homes, the majority of these homes sell within days of being put on the market.
Beverly Gardens is centrally located in the heart of the Detroit Metropolitan Area, with abundant shopping and dining options nearby. The City of Livonia itself is one of the most popular suburbs of Detroit, and is considered an ideal place for families looking for a safe place to raise children. With a population of over 96,000 residents according to the 2010 census, the city is considered Michigan’s ninth largest municipality based on population. It spans a total area of 35.86 square miles and is located on the north border of Wayne County, with neighboring Oakland County directly across Eight Mile road.
Livonia has one of the highest rated public safety services in the region, with crime rates in the city consistently staying well below average for the region year after year. It also is closely located to some of the best shopping opportunities in the state with Twelve Oaks Mall being a few minutes away in the neighboring city of Novi. There are abundant recreational opportunities within a 20 minute drive of Beverly Gardens, including state, county and local parks which offer biking, kayaking, fishing and more. Combined with great public education opportunities through the City of Livonia, it’s no wonder Beverly Gardens is such a popular place to live.
The City of Livonia operates one of the best public schools systems in the State of Michigan. Livonia Public Schools offer excellent educational opportunities for children and young adults, ranging from traditional K-12 education to additional and ongoing educational opportunities. In fact, Livonia Public Schools consistently rank up with the top public school systems in the state.
In addition to Livonia’s solid public school system, Beverly Gardens is also surrounded by numerous private and religious schools for those who are interested in an alternative to public institutions. These include religious schools such as St. Paul’s Lutheran, St. Edith Catholic School, Concordia Lutheran School as well as non-religious affiliated private schools such as Livonia Montessori School and Brightmont Academy.