Country Hills West real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Country Hills West is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. A large number of locations in the neighbourhood have reasonably good access to green spaces, such as Lions Park and Rittenhouse Park, since there are a few of them close by for residents to visit. This area is also very quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
This neighbourhood is especially car friendly. The majority of houses for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway, and it is easy to access a parking spot. However, the public transit network in this neighbourhood is not very accessible. Nonetheless, there are about 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most properties. Many of the homes for sale in this part of Kitchener are located in places that are not especially conducive to walking because most daily needs are occasionally challenging to carry out by walking. In contrast, it is convenient to commute by bicycle in Country Hills West since there are countless bike lanes.
Around 80% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 20% are rented. In this part of the city, the majority of buildings are single detached homes, and the remainder are mainly townhouses. About half of properties in this neighbourhood were built in the 1980s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s. However this neighbourhood is especially good for those looking for three bedroom homes.
It is a reasonably short walk to reach primary schools and daycares from most houses for sale in Country Hills West. However, there are no high schools in this part of Kitchener. Regarding eating, it is typically an option for house buyers in Country Hills West to purchase groceries on foot. There are also a limited number of choices for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes within walking distance.