Rural Welland - Cooks Mills real estate guide & listings for sale
Rural Welland / Cooks Mills is good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however some parts can be quite loud, especially near Highway 406 or one of the railway lines. Parks are sparse, which results in them being rather challenging to reach from numerous locations within the neighbourhood. Despite that, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to relax in.
Driving is an excellent transportation option in Rural Welland / Cooks Mills. It is a rather short drive to the nearest highway, such as Highway 406, from any home in this neighbourhood, and it is especially convenient to park. In contrast, the public transit network in this area is not very accessible. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood. Travelling on foot is not very practical for house buyers in Rural Welland / Cooks Mills as running daily errands is very difficult.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Rural Welland / Cooks Mills is an important part of its character. This area offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 85% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 15% are rented. This neighbourhood did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new buildings in Rural Welland / Cooks Mills was spread throughout multiple decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century.
It can be challenging to reach high schools and primary schools on foot from houses for sale in Rural Welland / Cooks Mills. Residents are served by public and private high schools. Likewise, there are only a very small number of daycares and accordingly they can be a very long walk away. Regarding food, a car is almost always needed in this part of Welland to access the closest supermarket.