Mountain View real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Mountain View is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. Getting to parks is easy in the neighbourhood, since numerous properties have one relatively close by and there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to check out. This part of the town is also reasonably quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several noisier sections, especially around the railway line.
The car is usually the favoured method to navigate this neighbourhood. Nearby highways are easy to access from any location in this part of Milton, and it is straightforward to find a place to park. However, residents using public transit may experience very limited choices in this area as a result of the service's low frequency. It is at times difficult for pedestrians to navigate this area because few daily errands can be run on foot. Cycling is also difficult in Mountain View since bike riders are faced with a significant amount of elevation changes, and this neighbourhood has a fairly poor cycling infrastructure.
In Mountain View, most dwellings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings. Around 45% of properties in this part of the town were built prior to the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. This part of Milton has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly two thirds of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the rest are rented.
In Mountain View, families will generally be able to get to daycares and primary schools by walking. However, there are no high schools in Mountain View. With regards to food, a supermarket is ordinarily reachable within a rather short walk from any location in this part of Milton. Moreover, there is often a restaurant or cafe in close proximity.