While I can't answer this question directly, this post on a similar topic in Albany, GA might be helpful to you: http://www.trulia.com/voices/Quality_of_Life/Will_ ... more
This is not a question a Realtor or for that matter anyone can answer for you.
Wish it was that easy.
Realtors are not allowed to comment on Crime, Race, Religion, eyc.
Whether we comment negatively or positively, we can be accused of "steering" which could mean our lice ... more
I go to Lake Merritt quite frequently since my folks live in a high rise directly across the Lake. I have never thought nor seen it as "dirty". The City takes very go ... more