Calvin Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Calvin Park offers a slower-paced ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This part of Kingston is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be quite peaceful. Lastly, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to explore and they are very well-situated, making it easy to reach them.
Cars are a very good transportation option in this part of Kingston. It is very easy to park. On the other hand, the public transit service in Calvin Park is somewhat poor. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most residences. A majority of the houses for sale in this part of Kingston are located in areas that are not particularly suitable for those who travel by foot as meeting daily needs is at times challenging.
Large apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing roughly one third of dwellings in Calvin Park, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses. This neighbourhood also has a good variety of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood occurred in the 1960s and 1970s.
Families will value the proximity to daycares and schools, which are within walking distance from most properties for sale in this part of Kingston. As far as food is concerned, it is easy to get to the nearest grocery store on foot from any home in Calvin Park. Furthermore, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a good number of choices.