Mountain View real estate guide & listings for sale
Mountain View offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. The noise levels in this neighbourhood are reasonably low, as the streets are generally calm - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially close to the railway line. Lastly, public green spaces are easy to access, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in and reaching the closest park from most houses for sale is easy.
The car is usually the favoured method to navigate Mountain View. The majority of homes for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway, and it is very convenient to park. However, commuting by public transit is very hard in this part of Milton. Walking is not especially feasible for home buyers in Mountain View since few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. It is also challenging to move around by bicycle in Mountain View as the cycling infrastructure is rather limited, and there are quite a few hills.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing about 55% of buildings in Mountain View, but large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This part of Milton has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas the remainder are renters. The homes in this neighbourhood are quite old, because about 45% of its dwellings were built before the 1960s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s.
Daycares and primary schools are convenient to reach on foot from anywhere in Mountain View. However, this neighbourhood does not have any high schools. Concerning eating, it is often possible for house buyers in this area to do groceries on foot. Additionally, there are a good number of options within walking distance for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes.