Central Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Central Park is a good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced environment. This area is reasonably quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several noisier areas, especially around one of the railway lines. Lastly, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to discover, which makes it easy to access them from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood.
Cars are a very good transportation option in Central Park. Finding a parking spot is easy, and most homes for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway. However, the public transit service in Central Park is not very frequent. Nonetheless, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Cycling is challenging in Central Park as this neighbourhood is home to a fairly poor bicycling infrastructure, and the terrain is not particularly flat. It is also at times challenging for people walking to get around in this part of the city since few daily errands can be run on foot.
In Central Park, about 45% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining properties are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood happened before the 1960s. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 55% of the properties in Central Park and the rest are rented.
Property owners in this area will value that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. A limited variety of restaurants can be found in Central Park as well. Likewise, residents have access to a good number of clothing stores within walking distance. In terms of education, both primary and secondary schools are convenient to get to on foot from most houses for sale in this area. In contrast, there are only a few daycares and thus they can be a rather long walk away.