Alcan real estate guide & listings for sale
There is a fairly good selection of green spaces in Alcan. There are a few parks close by for residents to unwind in and they are especially well-distributed, which makes it easy to get to them. Finally, this part of the city is relatively serene, as there are very few pedestrians.
The preferred transportation option in this part of the city is very often driving. It is a short car ride to the closest highway, such as Highway 401, from any home in Alcan, and it is especially convenient to park. However, residents using public transit may find few options in Alcan as a result of the service's low frequency. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and the nearest bus stop is usually very close. Alcan is not very conducive to walking because very few common errands can be run on foot.
The homes in this neighbourhood are relatively new, because roughly one third of its dwellings were constructed following the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. Large apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing almost all dwellings in this part of Kingston, while the rest are mainly townhouses. Roughly all of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters and 0% are occupied by owners. There is a higher proportion of two bedroom homes in this area.
A fraction of property owners in this area may be able to do their grocery shopping on foot, while others will need another means of transportation. That being said, house buyers won't have to go far to take advantage of the closest coffee shop, and a limited number of restaurants can be found in Alcan as well. In terms of education, in Alcan, families will often be able to get to primary schools on foot. However, high schools are not especially numerous and accordingly not always within walking distance.