Arboretum real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a slower-paced ambience will enjoy Arboretum. This part of the city is very quiet, as the streets are generally very calm. Finally, public green spaces are easy to reach, since there are a few of them close by for residents to visit and many houses have a park within walking distance.
Cars are a very good transportation option in Arboretum. Coming across a place to park is quite easy. On the other hand, residents using public transit may have limited choices in Arboretum due to the infrequent service. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically a short walk away. It is challenging for pedestrians to move around in this part of the city because very few daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a car.
In Arboretum, many dwellings are single detached homes, while townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This part of Guelph offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 95% of the properties in the neighbourhood whereas the remainder are rented. This neighbourhood did not experience a single construction boom; the construction of new buildings in Arboretum was spread throughout several decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century.
There are only a few primary schools in Arboretum and accordingly they can be an extended walk away. Additionally, Arboretum does not have any high schools. Likewise, families may consider it very difficult for their children to access daycares as a pedestrian. As far as eating is concerned, house buyers in Arboretum commonly have to use a car to buy groceries. Nonetheless, it is generally a short walk to the closest pharmacy, which can supply some staple foods. A small variety of restaurants is available in Arboretum as well.