Country Hills real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Country Hills is exemplified by its relaxed environment. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets tend to be quite calm. Lastly, there are a few parks nearby for residents to unwind in and they are especially well-distributed, which results in them being very easy to reach from the majority of locations within this part of the city.
The best transportation option in Country Hills is usually a car. Finding a parking spot is generally easy, and most real estate listings are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway. In contrast, the public transit network in this neighbourhood is fairly poor. Nonetheless, homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. This neighbourhood is not especially well-suited for those who travel by foot as most daily needs are sometimes challenging to carry out without the use of a car. However, commuting by bicycle is easy in Country Hills because the cycling network is very comprehensive.
In Country Hills, around 40% of buildings are single detached homes, and the remaining dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This area has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. There are equal parts owners and renters living in this area. Roughly half of properties in this part of Kitchener were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s.
Families will appreciate the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from vast majority houses for sale in Country Hills. In contrast, this neighbourhood does not have any high schools. As far as eating is concerned, a supermarket is typically accessible within a rather short walk from anywhere in this part of Kitchener. There are also a few restaurants in this area.