Downtown Hespeler real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Downtown Hespeler is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. Parks are especially well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to enjoy, which results in them being easy to get to from most locations in this area. This part of Cambridge is very quiet overall, as the streets are usually very tranquil.
Cars are a great means of transportation in Downtown Hespeler. Most homes for sale are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, and it is easy to park. In contrast, the public transit service in Downtown Hespeler is not very frequent. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most houses. Travelling on foot is not very practical for property owners in this neighbourhood because very few day-to-day errands can be run without having to resort to a car. Getting around by bicycle is also difficult in this neighbourhood because the cycling network is fairly poor, and cyclists encounter a significant amount of hills.
Most of the houses available in the housing market in Downtown Hespeler were constructed pre-1960, when most of the housing growth took place. Over half of the housing stock of this part of the city is made up of small apartment buildings and single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly townhouses. Roughly 55% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while renters make up the remainder. This part of Cambridge has a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is rarely feasible for home buyers in this part of Cambridge to reach the nearest grocery store on foot. Nonetheless, getting to the nearest pharmacy and consequently some staple foods is usually very easy. Property owners won't have to look far to take advantage of the closest coffee shop, and there are also a few restaurants in this part of Cambridge. With respect to education, primary schools are easy to walk to from anywhere in Downtown Hespeler. In contrast, Downtown Hespeler does not have any high schools.