Southview real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Southview. Most areas in this part of Cambridge are very quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in, including Churchill Park, resulting in them being easy to access from the majority of locations in this neighbourhood.
Southview is very car friendly. It is very convenient to come across a place to park. On the other hand, the public transit service in Southview is not very frequent. Thankfully, homeowners are served by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally just around the corner. Walking is not very feasible for house buyers in this neighbourhood since very few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. It is also challenging to travel by bicycle in Southview as riding is rendered strenuous by the often steep terrain, and there are few bike lanes.
The housing stock of Southview is composed predominantly of single detached homes and townhouses. This neighbourhood did not experience a single construction boom; the construction of new dwellings in Southview was spread throughout multiple decades in recent history. This part of the city is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 80% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 20% are rented.
It is rarely an option for property owners in Southview to do their grocery shopping on foot. There are a few options for those who value close by restaurants and cafes. When it comes to education, it is a reasonably short walk to reach both primary and secondary schools from most properties for sale in Southview. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. In contrast, daycares are not especially abundant and accordingly tend to require a long walk to get to.