Cooksville real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Cooksville. This area is quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several louder sections, especially closer to the railway line or Queen Elizabeth Way. Finally, it is easy to get to public green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are around 20 of them close by for residents to visit.
This area is a fairly pleasant part of Mississauga for pedestrians; many daily errands can be run without needing to use a vehicle. Cooksville is also reasonably conducive to biking as Cooksville is home to a good cycling infrastructure. The favoured way to move around in this part of the city is usually driving. It is easy to park, and many homes for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Queen Elizabeth Way. In contrast, public transit users may find few options in this area due to the low service level. Nonetheless, house owners can count on the Cooksville Station on the Milton Line. The neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes.
Large apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing roughly 45% of buildings in Cooksville, but small apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. About 45% of homes in this part of the city were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This neighbourhood also has a good selection of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
It is generally possible for house buyers in Cooksville to do their groceries by walking. Additionally, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and residents are served by a few cafes as well. A good variety of clothing stores is also located within a reasonably short walking distance. As far as education is concerned, in Cooksville, families will usually be able to reach both primary and secondary schools on foot. Residents can choose between public and private schools at both the primary and high school level. However, daycares are not very numerous and therefore may require an extended walk to get to.