St Andrews Hills real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere will enjoy St Andrews Hills. Parks are very well-located and there are a few of them close by for residents to explore, which makes them easy to get to. Most areas in this part of the city are very quiet, as the streets are usually very peaceful.
Driving is a fairly good mode of transportation in this part of the city. It is very convenient to park. On the other hand, public transit users may have limited choices in St Andrews Hills due to the infrequent service. Thankfully, house owners benefit from a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally very close. This neighbourhood is not very conducive to biking since riding is rendered strenuous by the often hilly topography, and the bicycling network is rather poor. It is also difficult for people walking to navigate St Andrews Hills because running daily errands is challenging on foot.
About three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas the rest are renters. Single detached homes and row houses are the predominant housing type in this part of Cambridge. About 45% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This part of the city is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Families will welcome the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of homes for sale in this neighbourhood. In contrast, this part of Cambridge does not contain any high schools. Regarding eating, getting to the nearest supermarket by walking is feasible for some, but not all, house buyers in St Andrews Hills. There are also a few restaurants and coffee shops in St Andrews Hills.