Rural Welland - Cooks Mills real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Rural Welland - Cooks Mills are quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case close to Highway 406 or one of the railway lines. Green spaces are spread out sporadically, resulting in them being rather challenging to reach from the majority of locations within this neighbourhood. Still, there are a few parks nearby for residents to check out.
The favoured approach to navigate this part of the city is very often driving. Nearby highways, such as Highway 406, are quite easy to access from anywhere in Rural Welland - Cooks Mills, and it is very convenient to park. On the other hand, the public transit service in this area is quite poor. Thankfully, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines. Walking is not very practical for house buyers in Rural Welland - Cooks Mills since running daily errands is very inconvenient on foot.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in Rural Welland - Cooks Mills. This neighbourhood did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new dwellings in this neighbourhood was spread throughout multiple decades in recent history. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 85% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 15% are rented.
High schools and primary schools are not plentiful in Rural Welland - Cooks Mills, and thus tend to be a very long walk away. Moreover, daycares are not numerous and accordingly not always within walking distance. Residents benefit from public and private secondary schools. As far as eating is concerned, purchasing one's groceries very often requires the use of a vehicle in this neighbourhood.