Barkers Point real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Barkers Point is exemplified by its relaxed environment. Most areas in this neighbourhood are reasonably quiet, as the streets are usually quite tranquil. Finally, it is easy to get to parks since there are a few of them close by for residents to discover.
Driving is a great medium of transportation in Barkers Point. Parking is easy, and it is a short car ride to the closest highway from any location in this part of the city. Many of the houses for sale in this area are located in places that are not very conducive to those who travel by foot as running common errands is difficult by walking.
In Barkers Point, most dwellings are single detached homes, but small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This part of the city offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes. About 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas the remainder are renters. Roughly one third of properties in this area were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 2000s.
There are only a limited number of primary schools in this neighbourhood and consequently they can be an extended walk away. Moreover, Barkers Point does not have any high schools. Additionally, there are only a few daycares and accordingly they can be a long walk away. Concerning food, accessing the closest grocery store on foot is practical for some, but not all, home buyers in Barkers Point. There are also a few choices for those who value restaurants in close proximity.