Set among a pocket of suburbs in close proximity to the city, Seven Hills has a variety of homes available. There are Queenslanders and weatherboard cottages on offer often with city or bushland views. The Seven Hills Bushland Reserve is located in the area. Neighbouring suburbs service the needs of school-aged children and also offer a variety of larger supermarket and retail outlets to complement local stores. The Coorparoo retail precinct in particular offers easy access to supermarkets, banking and some smaller street stores. Bulimba's Oxford Street is also a short distance away and has restaurants, cafes, and cinemas. For those commuters opting to leave the car at home, the Norman Park railway station is available as are regular bus services to both the city and Carindale Shopping Centre.