Doon South real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Doon South. It is very easy to get to parks in the neighbourhood, since most houses for sale have one a short walk away and there are about 30 public green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in. Most areas in this part of the city are very quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
This neighbourhood is an extremely convenient part of Kitchener for getting around by car. It is very easy to park. On the other hand, the public transit service in Doon South is not very frequent. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines. Walking is not very practical for residents in this area because very few daily errands can be run without having to use a vehicle. In contrast, this neighbourhood is appropriate for bicycling since there are a good number of bike lanes.
Nearly 95% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the rest are rented. Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in this neighbourhood. This area experienced its biggest construction boom after the year 2000, so most of the available housing stock is from this era. Notably, this neighbourhood is good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
Families will welcome the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from most houses for sale in this area. On the other hand, this part of the city does not contain any high schools. Families can choose between public and private primary schools. In terms of food, a vehicle is generally needed in this part of Kitchener to access the closest grocery store. There are also a few choices for those who value close by restaurants.