Eastview real estate guide & listings for sale
Eastview is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although there are still several noisier areas, especially closer to the railway line. Parks aren't well-spread out, making them sometimes challenging to reach from most locations within this part of Cambridge. Still, residents will be able to access parks in nearby neighbourhoods.
Driving is usually the best way to get around in this neighbourhood. It is very convenient to access a parking spot. On the other hand, the public transit service in this area is rather limited. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and the nearest bus stop is usually close by. Travelling on foot is not very practical for home buyers in Eastview as very few common errands can be run on foot. This part of the city is also not very cycling-friendly because there are few bike lanes, and cyclists encounter a significant amount of hills.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in Eastview. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. About two thirds of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and one third are rented. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood has occurred after the year 2000.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in Eastview. Furthermore, there are only a few daycares and accordingly they can be an extended walk away. As far as food is concerned, it is convenient to access the closest grocery store on foot from any location in Eastview. There are also a few options for those who care about close by restaurants and cafes.