Fairview real estate guide & listings for sale
Fairview offers a slower-paced ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This part of the city is reasonably quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case near Queen Elizabeth Way. Finally, it is easy to access public green spaces since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out.
This area is reasonably suitable for walking; many common errands can be run on foot. Cars are a great mode of transportation in Fairview. Most real estate listings are a short drive from the closest highway, such as Queen Elizabeth Way, and finding a parking spot is easy. In contrast, commuting by public transit is difficult in Fairview. Nevertheless, there are around 10 bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and most homes are very close to a bus stop.
In Fairview, around 40% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, while small apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighbourhood experienced its largest construction boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This part of the city offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes. About 60% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters and owners occupy the remainder.
It is straightforward to reach the nearest supermarket on foot from any home in Fairview. Likewise, Fairview is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat or go to a cafe. Property owners have access to a fair number of nearby clothing stores. Regarding education, daycares and primary schools are easy to walk to from anywhere in Fairview. However, parents and their children may consider it difficult to access high schools as a pedestrian. At the primary level, both public and private schools can be found.