Bowmanville real estate guide & listings for sale
The noise levels in Bowmanville are low, as the streets are usually quite tranquil - although there are still several louder sections, especially closer to one of the railway lines or Highway 401.
The favoured approach to get around in Bowmanville is usually driving. Most properties for sale are a rather short car ride from the closest highway, such as Highway 401, and it is very convenient to park. On the other hand, public transit riders may find very few options in Bowmanville due to the service's low frequency. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually close by. Most houses for sale in this part of the municipality are located in areas that are not very suitable for walking because most daily needs are difficult to carry out on foot.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in Bowmanville. The homes in this part of the municipality are very modern, since roughly one third of its dwellings were constructed following the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This area offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around 85% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood and renters occupy the remainder.
Some property owners in this part of the municipality may have the option to do groceries on foot, while others will need a vehicle. There are also over 50 restaurants and coffee shops in Bowmanville. Concerning education, primary schools are convenient to access on foot from most properties for sale in this area. In contrast, families may find it difficult for their children to reach high schools as a pedestrian. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.