Country Hills West real estate guide & listings for sale
Country Hills West offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This neighbourhood is very quiet overall, as the streets are generally very calm. Lastly, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to discover, including Lions Park and Rittenhouse Park, and they are especially well-spread out, which makes them very easy to get to.
The car is very often the preferred method to move around in Country Hills West. It is a rather short drive to the closest highway from any location in this part of Kitchener, and finding a parking spot is generally easy. On the other hand, public transit users may have limited options in this part of Kitchener as a result of the low service level. Nevertheless, house owners have access to approximately 10 bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally just around the corner. Country Hills West is not especially conducive to those who travel by foot since meeting day-to-day needs is occasionally difficult by walking. However, getting around by bicycle is easy in this area as there are countless bike lanes.
About 80% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 20% are rented. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing the majority of buildings in this area, while the rest are mainly townhouses. About half of properties in this neighbourhood were built in the 1980s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s. There is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this part of Kitchener.
A grocery store is generally accessible within a reasonably short walk from any location in this neighbourhood. There are also a limited number of options for those who value restaurants and cafes in close proximity. Concerning education, it is a rather short walk to get to daycares and primary schools from most properties for sale in this part of the city. In contrast, there are no high schools in this part of the city.