Newton real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Newton is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. It is easy to access green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are over 200 of them nearby for residents to unwind in. This area is also reasonably quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic.
The preferred approach to get around in Newton is often a car. It is convenient to come across a parking spot. On the other hand, this part of the city is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, residents have access to about 20 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most residences. Newton is not especially bicycling-friendly because the cycling infrastructure is somewhat poor, and there is a considerable amount of hills. Walking is also not particularly practical for property owners in Newton as few daily needs can be met without the use of a vehicle.
In Newton, roughly 30% of dwellings are duplexes, but small apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This neighbourhood has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 70% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 30% are renters. The buildings in this area are very new, because about 40% of its buildings were built after the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s.
Parents and their kids will appreciate that no matter where their property is situated in Newton, daycares and primary schools are nearby. However, there are only a limited number of high schools and consequently they can be an extended walk away. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. With respect to food, a supermarket is typically reachable within a reasonably short walk from most houses for sale in Newton. Residents benefit from over 350 restaurants and cafes as well.