Chatham real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Chatham is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. This area is quiet overall, as the streets are usually reasonably calm - however some parts can be quite loud, especially around one of the railway lines. Lastly, there are over 50 green spaces close by for residents to check out and they are very well-distributed, making it easy to reach them from most locations within the neighbourhood.
Travelling by car is very convenient in this part of the municipality. Parking is quite easy. Many of the homes for sale in this part of the municipality are located in places that are not very well-suited for those who travel by foot because very few daily needs can be carried out by walking.
In Chatham, roughly two thirds of buildings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings are the main alternative in the housing stock. This neighbourhood has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy around two thirds of the dwellings in the neighbourhood while the remainder are rented. The buildings in this area are quite old, since roughly one third of its buildings were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960.
Parents and their kids will find that wherever their house is located in this neighbourhood, primary schools are nearby. On the other hand, there are only a limited number of high schools and accordingly they can be an extended walk away. Families benefit from public and private schools at both the primary and secondary school level. Concerning food, some, but not all, home buyers in Chatham will reside within walking distance of one of about 20 supermarkets. There are also a few options for those who appreciate close by restaurants and cafes.