Exhibition Park real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Exhibition Park is exemplified by its calm environment. This neighbourhood is good for those who need quiet surroundings, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially near one of the railway lines. Finally, there are about 10 public green spaces nearby for residents to discover, including Riverside Park and Exhibition Park, and they are especially well-located, making it easy to get to them.
Active house buyers will appreciate the quite pedestrian-friendly character of this part of the city; many daily needs are convenient to meet on foot. The car is very often the best transportation option in Exhibition Park. It is a reasonably short drive to the closest highway from anywhere in this neighbourhood, and it is convenient to access a place to park. However, travelling by public transit is occasionally difficult in this part of the city. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are generally nearby.
The proportions of homeowners and renters are about even. In this neighbourhood, roughly 40% of buildings are single detached homes, and the remaining dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. Most housing in this neighbourhood was built pre-1960, during its largest construction boom. This part of the city has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
The closest grocery store in Exhibition Park is generally only a reasonably short walk away. In addition, this part of Guelph is a good place in which to go out to eat, and a limited selection of cafes is available as well. It is also a reasonably short walk to a decent selection of clothing stores. When it comes to education, daycares and schools are convenient to walk to from most houses for sale in Exhibition Park. Residents can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.