Fairfield real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Fairfield is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. This part of Victoria is reasonably quiet, as the streets are generally tranquil. Lastly, green spaces are very well-situated and there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to check out, which results in them being very easy to access from numerous locations in Fairfield.
This area affords home buyers several alternative modes of transportation. Thanks to approximately 10 nearby bus lines, this part of the city is reasonably transit friendly. This area is also a fairly good part of Victoria for getting around by car. Coming across a place to park is quite easy. Fairfield is a fairly pleasant part of Victoria for pedestrians; many daily errands can be run on foot, and a good number of businesses of different types can be found as well.
Around 60% of buildings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Fairfield, and the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and single detached homes. Roughly 45% of properties in this area were built pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and owners make up the remainder.
It is a reasonably short walk to access daycares and schools from any location in this area. Families can choose between public and private primary schools. As far as eating is concerned, it is usually an option for property owners in Fairfield to shop for general and specialty groceries on foot. In addition, this neighbourhood is a good place in which to go out to eat or go to a cafe. It is also a reasonably short walk to a decent variety of clothing stores, for instance along Fort Street.