Dearborn real estate guide & listings for sale
There is a reasonably good selection of green spaces in Dearborn. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to relax in and they are especially well-spread out, making them easy to reach. Finally, as there are few pedestrians, this part of Waterloo remains relatively quiet; however those who are closer to Highway 85 may experience higher levels of noise.
Commuting by car is very easy in Dearborn. Most houses for sale are a short drive from the closest highway, such as Highway 85, and most of the street infrastructure is appropriate for cars. However, the public transit service in Dearborn is not very frequent. Thankfully, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally very close. Most houses for sale in this part of Waterloo are located in places that are not particularly well-suited for walking as carrying out daily needs is at times challenging on foot. Getting around by bicycle is also challenging in Dearborn since cyclists encounter a significant amount of elevation changes, and the cycling infrastructure is not very comprehensive.
The majority of the housing stock of Dearborn is composed of single detached homes and large apartment buildings, while the rest are mainly townhouses. Roughly half of properties in this area were built after the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Roughly 85% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
It is a rather short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from most houses for sale in Dearborn. However, it can be difficult to reach daycares on foot. With respect to food, it is generally an option for property owners in Dearborn to buy their groceries by walking. Additionally, Dearborn is a good place in which to eat out, and there are also a few coffee shops in this neighbourhood.