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Westwood 16 31.37%
Greenwich Village 35 68.63%
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Old 09-17-2009, 01:57 PM
 
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Old 09-17-2009, 01:59 PM
 
Location: Atlanta
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Westwood. Overall better quality of life.
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Old 09-17-2009, 04:25 PM
 
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Westwood. Overall better quality of life.
Well lets think here NYC overall ranked higher than Los Angeles in Quality of Life, so the most logical thing would be that a neighborhood(especially in Manhattan) has a higher quality of life. You also have the proximity of many great neighborhoods.
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Old 09-17-2009, 04:33 PM
 
Location: SF Bay Area
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Well lets think here NYC overall ranked higher than Los Angeles in Quality of Life, so the most logical thing would be that a neighborhood(especially in Manhattan) has a higher quality of life. You also have the proximity of many great neighborhoods.
Not unless it's a really nice, upscale neighborhood. Speaking of "thinking", just b/c some study says NYC has a higher quality of life, which is subjective, doesn't mean every neighborhood in NYC will beat out every neighborhood in LA in that regard. Have you actually ever set foot in Westwood?
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Old 09-17-2009, 04:52 PM
 
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Not unless it's a really nice, upscale neighborhood. Speaking of "thinking", just b/c some study says NYC has a higher quality of life, which is subjective, doesn't mean every neighborhood in NYC will beat out every neighborhood in LA in that regard. Have you actually ever set foot in Westwood?
The neighborhood is upscale.

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Old 09-17-2009, 04:57 PM
 
Location: SF Bay Area
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The neighborhood is upscale.

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okayyy, I wasn't saying trying to say Greenwich Village wasn't upscale at all and I was there about 6 weeks ago so I know what it looks like.

Again, have you ever actually set foot in Westwood? B/c if you have then it would be easy to realize why someone might feel it has a higher quality of life; it's much cleaner, less crowded, newer looking, etc.. And I'm saying this even though I would actually rather live in Greenwhich Village than Westwood.
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Old 09-17-2009, 05:01 PM
 
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okayyy, I wasn't saying trying to say Greenwich Village wasn't upscale at all and I was there about 6 weeks ago so I know what it looks like.

Again, have you ever actually set foot in Westwood? B/c if you have then it would be easy to realize why someone might feel it has a higher quality of life. And I'm saying this even though I would actually rather live in Greenwhich Village than Westwood.
No, but I have seen and heard about it many times.
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Old 09-17-2009, 06:00 PM
 
Location: Huntington Beach, CA
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Greenwich. Spent a lot of time in both neighborhoods.
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Old 09-17-2009, 07:03 PM
 
Location: Los Angeles (wilshire/westwood)
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Westwood is so much better I should know.
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Old 09-17-2009, 07:07 PM
 
Location: Los Angeles (wilshire/westwood)
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