Cottonwood real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed atmosphere will enjoy Cottonwood. There are a few parks nearby for residents to visit, which makes them easy to reach. This part of Maple Ridge is also good for those who prefer quiet areas, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
Cottonwood is very car friendly. Nearby highways are quite easy to access from any home in Cottonwood, and it is especially convenient to come across a place to park. However, this area is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. Travelling on foot is not very practical for house buyers in this part of the city because running daily errands is challenging. Cottonwood is also not very bicycling-friendly since riding is made strenuous by the often steep area, and this neighbourhood is home to a rather limited cycling infrastructure.
Homeowners occupy roughly 90% of the properties in Cottonwood and 10% are occupied by renters. Over half of the housing stock of this neighbourhood consists of townhouses and single detached homes, while the rest are mainly duplexes. The homes in this part of the city are very new, because around 45% of its dwellings were constructed following the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1990s. However this neighbourhood is notable for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
Property owners in Cottonwood typically have to turn to a vehicle to travel to the nearest grocery store. Residents benefit from a few restaurants and coffee shops as well. Concerning education, families will value that no matter where their home is located in this area, both primary and secondary schools are close by. However, parents and their children may find it challenging to access daycares as a pedestrian.