Silverheights real estate guide & listings for sale
The noise levels in Silverheights are reasonably low, as the streets are generally quite calm. Green spaces aren't well-situated, resulting in them being occasionally difficult to reach from numerous locations in the neighbourhood. Despite that, there are a few parks close by for residents to check out.
This part of Cambridge is very car friendly. It is especially convenient to park. On the other hand, commuting by transit can be difficult in Silverheights by reason of the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far from most homes. It is challenging for pedestrians to move around in Silverheights since very few daily needs can be carried out by walking. Silverheights is also not very amenable to biking because bike riders encounter a significant amount of elevation changes, and the cycling infrastructure is not very well-developed.
The substantial percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Silverheights is an important part of its character. About one quarter of properties in this part of the city were built following the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. There is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this part of Cambridge. Homeowners occupy roughly 85% of the dwellings in Silverheights and the remainder are rented.
A car is almost always required in Silverheights to access the closest grocery store. Nonetheless, pharmacies are typically convenient to get to on foot and supply some staple foods. A small number of restaurants are available in Silverheights as well. Regarding education, it is a rather short walk to access primary schools from most homes for sale in Silverheights. However, there are no high schools in this area.