Carling real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Carling is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. This neighbourhood is reasonably quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder sections, especially near the railway line. Lastly, there are approximately 10 parks nearby for residents to enjoy, such as Carling Heights Optimist Community Centre and Kilally Meadows, and they are very well-distributed, which makes it easy to reach them.
Carling is suitable for those who travel by foot; many common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. Driving is a good mode of transportation in this neighbourhood. It is convenient to park. However, residents using public transit may experience limited options in Carling by reason of the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is connected by approximately 10 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally very close.
The majority of the housing stock of Carling consists of large apartment buildings and single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and owners make up the remainder. Roughly one third of homes in this part of the city were constructed prior to the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s.
In Carling, parents and their children will usually be able to reach schools and daycares on foot. In terms of eating, it is convenient to get to the closest supermarket by walking from any home in this area. Additionally, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of choices, and a small selection of cafes can be found as well. It is also easy to reach a number of clothing stores on foot.