Blair real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Blair. Although this area does not contain any green spaces, parks are well-situated in nearby neighbourhoods, making it easy to get to them from the majority of locations within Blair. This part of Cambridge is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however noise can be bothersome closer to Highway 401.
Blair is an extraordinarily good part of Cambridge for travelling by car. Coming across a parking spot is quite easy, and many homes for sale are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, such as Highway 401. However, this part of the city is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines. Blair is not very convenient for walking as running daily errands is very impractical on foot. Blair is also not very bike-friendly as bike riders encounter a significant amount of elevation changes, and the bicycling network is rather poor.
Roughly one third of homes in Blair were built between 1980 and 1990, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. Over half of the housing stock of this part of Cambridge consists of large apartment buildings and single detached homes, and the rest of the properties are mainly small apartment buildings. Homeowners occupy roughly two thirds of the dwellings in Blair and one third are rented. This part of Cambridge has a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is very rarely an option for house buyers in Blair to access the closest supermarket on foot. There are a few opportunities for those who care about nearby restaurants. With respect to education, there are no high schools and no primary schools in this part of the city. Moreover, daycares are not numerous and thus may require a very long walk to get to.