Carlington real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Carlington. Public green spaces, like Carlington Park, are especially well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore, which makes it easy to get to them from numerous locations within the neighbourhood. This area is also fairly good for those who prefer quiet surroundings, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case close to Highway 417.
Carlington will attract homeowners that appreciate various methods of transportation. The fairly good public transit access allows people to get to many destinations without needing a car. In particular, house owners are served by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally very close. Carlington will also attract physically active people as it is quite convenient for walking; many daily needs are easy to meet by walking. Bicycling is convenient in Carlington since the cycling infrastructure is reasonably comprehensive.
In Carlington, roughly 30% of dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. Roughly 45% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s. This area offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Renters occupy roughly two thirds of the units in Carlington and the remainder are occupied by owners.
A grocery store is typically reachable within a short walk from any home in Carlington. Likewise, there is commonly a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. A decent choice of clothing stores is also situated within a rather short walking distance. As far as education is concerned, parents and their children will find that no matter where their property is situated in Carlington, schools and daycares are nearby. At the primary level, both public and private schools can be found.