Lincoln Oaks real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere will enjoy Lincoln Oaks. This area is reasonably quiet, as the streets tend to be tranquil. Finally, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to check out, including Soper Park, which makes it easy to reach them from numerous locations within this part of the city.
Driving is a reasonably good transportation option in this part of Cambridge. It is very convenient to access a parking spot. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is difficult in this part of Cambridge. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally just around the corner. This area is not very bike-friendly as there are a limited number of bike lanes, and there are quite a few hills. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are also not particularly well-suited for those who travel by foot since running daily errands is at times challenging.
In Lincoln Oaks, roughly 55% of buildings are single detached homes, and the remaining houses are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This neighbourhood has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 40% are occupied by renters. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood occurred pre-1960.
Families will appreciate the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from vast majority properties for sale in Lincoln Oaks. In contrast, there are no high schools in this neighbourhood. With respect to food, home buyers in Lincoln Oaks will welcome that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a limited number of options for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes.