Northview real estate guide & listings for sale
Northview offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. Getting to green spaces is easy in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to explore. This part of Cambridge is also reasonably good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are usually quite calm.
Cars are a very good medium of transportation in this area. Parking is easy. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is challenging in Northview. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually very close. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of Cambridge are located in areas that are not especially well-suited for walking as few daily errands can be run on foot. It is also sometimes difficult to travel by bicycle in Northview because riding is rendered arduous by the typically sloping terrain, and there are a limited number of bike lanes.
About three quarters of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the remainder are rented. Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in this neighbourhood. Around 45% of homes in this part of the city were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Both primary and secondary schools are convenient to reach on foot from most properties for sale in Northview. However, daycares are not especially numerous and thus tend to require a rather long walk to get to. When it comes to food, a portion of house buyers in Northview may be able to reach the closest grocery store on foot, while others will have to use another means of transportation. That being said, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a fair number of options, and a small variety of coffee shops can be found as well.