Centennial real estate guide & listings for sale
Centennial offers a calm atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of the city is reasonably good for those who prefer quiet areas, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, there are approximately 20 public green spaces close by for residents to enjoy, making them very easy to access.
Cars are a reasonably good transportation option in this part of Oshawa. Parking is generally easy. However, the public transit service in Centennial is not very frequent. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is served by approximately 10 bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally just around the corner. This part of Oshawa is not especially well-suited for those who travel by foot as running common errands is at times difficult by walking.
In Centennial, roughly one third of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining properties are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. A majority of the housing growth in this area occurred between 1960 and 1980. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. The population residing in this neighbourhood is evenly split between renters and owners.
It is easy to get to the nearest grocery store on foot in this neighbourhood. Residents benefit from around 40 restaurants and cafes as well. Regarding education, parents and their kids will appreciate that no matter where their home is situated in Centennial, primary schools are close by. In contrast, this area does not have any high schools.