Centreville Chicopee real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Centreville Chicopee is exemplified by its calm ambience. Reaching public green spaces in the neighbourhood, such as Dom Cardillo Trail and Schneider Park, is very easy, since there are approximately 20 of them nearby for residents to unwind in and the majority of homes have a park a short walk away. This part of Kitchener is also reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however noise can be problematic near the railway line or Highway 8.
Centreville Chicopee is especially car friendly. It is a short car ride to the closest highway, such as Highway 8, from any home in this part of the city, and it is very convenient to access a place to park. However, residents using public transit may experience few choices in Centreville Chicopee as a result of the low service level. Nevertheless, homeowners are served by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically very close. Most homes for sale in this neighbourhood are located in areas that are not very suitable for walking since very few common errands can be run without the use of a car. On the other hand, Centreville Chicopee is quite bike-friendly as the bicycling infrastructure is fairly good.
In Centreville Chicopee, about one third of dwellings are townhouses, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and single detached homes. Roughly half of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. This area also has quite a good choice of housing sizes; this part of Kitchener is particularly good for those looking for three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 60% of the properties in the neighbourhood whereas the remainder are rented.
It is a reasonably short walk to reach primary schools from most houses for sale in Centreville Chicopee. However, high schools are not very abundant and consequently not always within walking distance. Residents can choose between public and private elementary schools. In terms of eating, house buyers in Centreville Chicopee will welcome that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a limited number of choices for those who care about restaurants and cafes in close proximity.