Civic Centre real estate guide & listings for sale
Civic Centre offers a vast selection of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy atmosphere. There are a few parks nearby for residents to relax in and they are especially well-spread out, resulting in them being very easy to reach from most locations within this part of Kitchener. This neighbourhood has many areas that are very serene and quiet, although other spots can be noisy, especially.
Civic Centre presents property owners with the choice between various modes of transportation. Active house buyers will welcome the quite walk-friendly nature of Civic Centre; many common errands can be run without the use of a car. It is also easy to commute by bicycle in this neighbourhood as there are a good number of bike lanes. Owing to a few nearby bus lines, the fairly good public transit infrastructure makes transit a viable option for many people. Travelling by car is also convenient in Civic Centre. The majority of real estate listings are a short drive from the closest highway, and finding a place to park is easy.
Roughly three quarters of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters whereas the remainder are occupied by owners. About 60% of buildings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in this area, but small apartment buildings and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. Around 40% of properties in this part of the city were constructed pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This neighbourhood offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes.
Parents and their kids will welcome the proximity to daycares and schools, which are within walking distance from most, if not all, houses for sale in this part of Kitchener. As far as eating is concerned, it is very often possible for property owners in Civic Centre to purchase groceries by walking. In addition, there are a fair number of opportunities for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. It is also a rather short distance to a good choice of clothing stores.