College Park real estate guide & listings for sale
College Park is a good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed environment. This part of the city is reasonably quiet, as the streets are usually quite tranquil. Finally, parks are easy to access since there are a few of them close by for residents to unwind in.
College Park is especially car friendly. The majority of real estate listings are a very short drive from the nearest highway, and it is convenient to park. In contrast, public transit users may have limited choices in College Park as a result of the low service level. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually just around the corner. Travelling on foot is not especially practical for home buyers in this area because few day-to-day errands can be run without having to resort to a car.
In College Park, around 55% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining properties are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This part of the city has a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters. Roughly three quarters of the homes in this part of Saskatoon were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s.
Parents and their schoolchildren will appreciate the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of properties for sale in College Park. However, it can be very hard to access daycares as a pedestrian. When it comes to food, it is usually possible for property owners in this part of Saskatoon to do their groceries by walking. There are also a few restaurants in College Park. Moreover, a good choice of clothing stores is located within a rather short walking distance.