Cooper real estate guide & listings for sale
Cooper is fairly good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - however some areas can be quite loud, especially closer to Highway 401. It is sometimes challenging to reach parks in the neighbourhood since they are sparse. Despite that, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to relax in.
Cars are a great means of transportation in Cooper. The majority of properties for sale are a very short drive from the closest highway, such as Highway 401, and accessing a parking spot is easy. On the other hand, Cooper is not a very pleasant part of Cambridge for moving around by public transit. Nevertheless, homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most houses. Cooper is not very cycling-friendly as there are very few bike lanes, and there are a good number of slopes for cyclists to brave. Cooper is also not very convenient for those who travel by foot as very few daily needs can be carried out without having to use a car.
The predominant housing types in Cooper are single detached homes and row houses. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood has occurred following the year 2000. This part of Cambridge is notable for those looking for three bedroom homes. Roughly 95% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while the rest are renters.
In Cooper, families will usually be able to reach daycares and primary schools on foot. On the other hand, Cooper does not have any high schools. With respect to food, in vast majority cases, a vehicle is required in this part of Cambridge to access the nearest supermarket. A limited number of restaurants and cafes are available as well.