CollegeHumor.com put together a funny video about a couple of Google street view guys who are driving around mapping the country.
Have you tried to see if Google view is available in your neighborhood yet?
If not, go to Google Maps (http://maps.google.com), search your address, and when the map comes up, look at the zoom in/out bar on the left. If you see an orange guy standing on top of that zoom bar, just click – drag – drop him on top of your location. You’ll then see your street view of the address (if there’s one available.