Preston Heights real estate guide & listings for sale
There is a reasonably good selection of green spaces in Preston Heights. Getting to green spaces is easy in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy. This part of Cambridge is relatively calm, as there are very few people out and about on the streets.
Cars are an excellent mode of transportation in Preston Heights. Nearby highways, such as Highway 401, are very easy to access from any location in this area, and it is especially convenient to find a place to park. However, the public transit network in this area is not very practical. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are typically close by. Most homes for sale in this part of Cambridge are located in areas that are not very convenient for those who travel by foot since very few daily needs can be carried out without needing to resort to a car. The bicycle is a rather limited means of transportation in Preston Heights since the cycling infrastructure is not very extensive, and bike riders are faced with a significant amount of elevation changes.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in Preston Heights. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood occurred between 1960 and 1980. This part of Cambridge is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. About 70% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and renters occupy the remainder.
It is easy to get to the closest supermarket by walking in Preston Heights. A limited variety of restaurants can be found in Preston Heights as well. With respect to education, in this area, parents and their schoolchildren will generally be able to access primary schools on foot. On the other hand, this part of the city does not contain any high schools.