Shades Mills real estate guide & listings for sale
Shades Mills is very good for those who like quiet areas, as the streets are usually very tranquil. It is sometimes hard to reach parks in the neighbourhood since they aren't well-spread out. Despite that, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to discover.
Cars are a great transportation option in Shades Mills. It is straightforward to find a place to park. However, Shades Mills is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are commonly nearby. Cycling is sometimes difficult in this part of Cambridge because there are few bike lanes, and riding is made strenuous by the often hilly area. Shades Mills is also not very suitable for those who travel by foot because carrying out daily needs is inconvenient on foot.
The housing stock of Shades Mills is composed primarily of single detached homes and townhouses. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this neighbourhood. Homeowners occupy around 85% of the units in Shades Mills whereas renters occupy the remainder. Around 45% of properties in this part of the city were constructed in the 1990s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 2000s.
Primary schools are easy to access on foot from most properties for sale in Shades Mills. However, it can be difficult to reach high schools on foot. With respect to food, it is rarely feasible for property owners in Shades Mills to access the closest supermarket by walking. Residents can enjoy around 10 restaurants and coffee shops as well.