Bowmanville real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Bowmanville are reasonably quiet, as the streets tend to be calm - however noise can be bothersome near one of the railway lines or Highway 401.
The best method to move around in this neighbourhood is very often a car. It is especially convenient to come across a place to park, and most real estate listings are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Highway 401. However, Bowmanville is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are generally a short walk away. It is impractical for pedestrians to navigate Bowmanville because very few daily errands can be run on foot.
In Bowmanville, about 70% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining homes are mainly townhouses. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. About 85% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 15% are rented. About one third of homes in this part of Clarington were built following the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
A portion of house buyers in Bowmanville may have the option to shop for their groceries by walking, while others will have to rely on a vehicle. Residents can enjoy over 50 restaurants and coffee shops as well. With respect to education, primary schools are easy to walk to from anywhere in Bowmanville. On the other hand, high schools are not very abundant and thus not always within walking distance. Residents have the option of public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.