Mountainview real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Mountainview is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. This neighbourhood is reasonably quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case around the railway line, Highway 403 or Queen Elizabeth Way. Lastly, parks are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them close by for residents to unwind in, making it easy to get to them.
Driving is a great transportation option in Mountainview. Most homes for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway, such as Highway 407, and it is very easy to come across a place to park. However, public transit riders may find few options in this area as a result of the infrequent service. Nonetheless, house owners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby. Biking is easy in Mountainview as the bicycling network is quite comprehensive. Walking is not particularly practical for residents in Mountainview since meeting daily needs is at times challenging on foot.
Roughly 55% of the homes in Mountainview were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960. The predominant housing types in this area are single detached homes and row houses. Homeowners occupy roughly 80% of the units in Mountainview and the remainder are rented. This neighbourhood also has a selection of unit sizes; this area is especially good for those looking for three bedroom homes.
Both primary and secondary schools are convenient to walk to from any location in Mountainview. Besides public schools, this area offers private high schools. On the other hand, parents may consider it difficult for their schoolchildren to access daycares as a pedestrian. With regards to food, it is easy to get to the closest supermarket on foot in this neighbourhood. Moreover, Mountainview is a good place in which to eat out, and a limited selection of coffee shops is available as well. A decent selection of clothing stores is also located within a reasonably short walking distance.