Centreville Chicopee real estate guide & listings for sale
Centreville Chicopee is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed atmosphere. It is very easy to reach public green spaces in the neighbourhood, since getting to the closest one from the majority of houses for sale is easy and there are about 20 parks close by for residents to enjoy. This part of Kitchener is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although there are still several louder sections, especially near Highway 8 or the railway line.
Centreville Chicopee is an extremely convenient part of Kitchener for moving around by car. It is a short drive to the nearest highway, such as Highway 8, from any location in this area, and coming across a parking spot is easy. On the other hand, public transit riders may experience few choices in Centreville Chicopee due to the infrequent service. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most residences. Travelling on foot is not very convenient for house buyers in Centreville Chicopee since very few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. On the other hand, the bike is a fairly good mode of transportation in Centreville Chicopee as the bicycling network is quite extensive.
Townhouses are the most common housing type, representing roughly one third of buildings in Centreville Chicopee, and the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and single detached homes. Roughly half of properties in this area were built between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s. This part of the city offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. About 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters.
It is easy to reach the nearest supermarket by walking in Centreville Chicopee. A small variety of restaurants and cafes can be found as well. As far as education is concerned, parents and their kids will appreciate that wherever their property is situated in Centreville Chicopee, primary schools are nearby. In contrast, there are only a limited number of high schools and accordingly they can be an extended walk away. At the primary level, there are both public and private schools.