Ambleside real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Ambleside is exemplified by its relaxed environment. Reaching parks is very easy from a lot of locations within the neighbourhood since there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to explore. This area is also good for those who like quiet surroundings, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case closer to Trans-Canada Highway or the railway line.
The best method to move around in Ambleside is very often driving. It is convenient to find a place to park, and nearby highways, such as Trans-Canada Highway, are very easy to access from any home in this area. In contrast, Ambleside is not especially transit friendly. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most properties. Although some bike-friendly sectors can be found, getting around by bicycle is challenging in Ambleside as there is a significant amount of hills, and the cycling network is rather limited. Ambleside is also not particularly convenient for those who travel by foot since few daily needs can be carried out without having to resort to a vehicle.
Roughly 55% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented. In this area, the majority of dwellings are large apartment buildings, and the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. Around 45% of properties in this part of the municipality were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes.
It is frequently practical for house buyers in Ambleside to purchase their groceries on foot. Residents are served by over 50 restaurants and cafes as well. Likewise, it is easy to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot. With regards to education, families will appreciate that wherever their home is located in Ambleside, daycares and schools are nearby.