Tompkins real estate guide & listings for sale
Tompkins is very good for those who like quiet surroundings, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
This village is very car friendly. It is very easy to park. Travelling on foot is not very practical for house buyers in this village as running common errands is very impractical by walking.
Roughly 90% of the units in the village are occupied by homeowners and the rest are rented. Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in this village. The buildings in this village are very old, because around two thirds of its dwellings were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s. This village also has a good variety of housing sizes; properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
In Tompkins, parents and their children will commonly be able to get to primary as well as high schools by walking. As far as eating is concerned, purchasing one's groceries usually demands the use of a car in this village.