Alwington real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy Alwington. It is easy to reach green spaces from the majority of locations in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore. This area is also very good for those who like quiet surroundings, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
The car is often the favoured method to get around in this area. Parking is quite easy. However, the public transit service in this part of the city is somewhat poor. Thankfully, homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most properties. It is sometimes difficult for pedestrians to move around in Alwington because few daily needs can be carried out on foot.
Roughly three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while the rest are renters. In this part of Kingston, most buildings are single detached homes, and the remaining houses are mainly small apartment buildings. This area experienced its largest construction boom before the 1960s, so most of the available homes are from this era. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Families will welcome that no matter where their house is situated in Alwington, both primary and secondary schools are close by. On the other hand, daycares are not particularly plentiful and therefore not always within walking distance. When it comes to food, it is usually possible for house buyers in Alwington to shop for their groceries on foot. In addition, there are a good number of opportunities for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes.