Avondale real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Avondale. This area is quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, most locations within the neighbourhood have good access to parks, like Crawley Park and Victoria Park, since reaching one is very easy from the majority of properties and there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to relax in.
Avondale affords property owners several alternative modes of transportation. Commuting by public transit is easy in this neighbourhood. In particular, property owners benefit from about 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most residences. This area is not particularly suitable for those who travel by foot as meeting daily needs is occasionally difficult. The bike is a fairly good method of transportation in Avondale because the cycling network is very well-developed. Driving is usually the preferred approach to get around in Avondale. It is very convenient to come across a place to park, and nearby highways are quite easy to reach from any home in Avondale.
In Avondale, roughly 40% of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood occurred between 1960 and 1980. This part of the city offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 70% of the units in Avondale and 30% are rented.
The nearest supermarket in Avondale is usually only a rather short walk away. Furthermore, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and a small number of coffee shops is available as well. With respect to education, in Avondale, parents and their schoolchildren will typically be able to get to both primary and secondary schools on foot. On the other hand, daycares are not particularly abundant and consequently may require a rather long walk to get to.