Mountainview real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Mountainview. There are a few green spaces close by for residents to discover and they are especially well-situated, which makes it easy to reach them. This area is quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case closer to the railway line, Queen Elizabeth Way or Highway 403.
Cars are a great transportation option in this area. Nearby highways, such as Queen Elizabeth Way, are very easy to drive to from anywhere in Mountainview, and it is especially convenient to find a place to park. On the other hand, getting around by transit can be challenging in Mountainview as a result of the low service level. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. Bicycling is convenient in this area as Mountainview has a fairly good cycling infrastructure. Walking is not particularly feasible for property owners in this part of the city because few common errands can be run on foot.
Around 55% of the properties in Mountainview were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960. The housing stock of this part of the city is composed predominantly of single detached homes and townhouses. Homeowners occupy roughly 80% of the dwellings in Mountainview and the rest are rented. This area also has quite a good selection of housing sizes; there is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this part of Burlington.
Both primary and secondary schools are convenient to reach on foot from most homes for sale in Mountainview. Families have the option of public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. On the other hand, daycares are not particularly abundant and accordingly not always within walking distance. Regarding eating, a supermarket is ordinarily reachable within a reasonably short walk from most houses for sale in Mountainview. There are also about 30 restaurants and coffee shops in this part of Burlington.