Lincoln Oaks real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Lincoln Oaks. This neighbourhood is quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to explore, such as Soper Park, making them easy to get to.
Driving is a reasonably good transportation option in Lincoln Oaks. Accessing a parking spot is easy. However, Lincoln Oaks is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually very close. Walking is not particularly convenient for property owners in Lincoln Oaks as meeting daily needs is at times difficult. It is also challenging to get around by bike in this part of Cambridge since the cycling infrastructure is sometimes poor, and there is a significant amount of slopes.
In Lincoln Oaks, roughly 55% of dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This neighbourhood also has a good variety 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 and the remainder are renters. Most of the houses available in the housing market in this part of the city were constructed pre-1960, when a large proportion of the housing growth took place.
Primary schools are very easy to walk to from anywhere in this area. On the other hand, Lincoln Oaks does not contain any high schools. Regarding food, a supermarket is typically reachable within a rather short walk from anywhere in this part of the city. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes.