Alcan real estate guide & listings for sale
There is a wide selection of green spaces in Alcan. Parks are especially well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, which results in them being easy to access from a lot of locations in Alcan. Lastly, this part of Kingston is relatively quiet, since there are very few pedestrians.
Cars are a great mode of transportation in this part of the city. It is especially convenient to access a place to park, and the majority of homes for sale are a short drive from the closest highway, such as Highway 401. On the other hand, the public transit service in this part of Kingston is rather poor. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most homes. It is inconvenient for people travelling on foot to navigate Alcan as very few daily needs can be carried out by walking.
The large percentage of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of Alcan is an important part of its character. There is a higher proportion of two bedroom homes in this neighbourhood. Nearly all of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and owners make up the remainder. The buildings in this area are relatively new, because about one third of its dwellings were built following the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s.
A portion of residents in Alcan may have the option to purchase groceries by walking, while others will need a vehicle. However, house buyers won't have to look far to take advantage of the nearest coffee shop, and a small number of restaurants are available in this part of Kingston as well. When it comes to education, it is a reasonably short walk to access primary schools from any location in this area. On the other hand, families may find it difficult to access high schools as a pedestrian.