Fairway Hills real estate guide & listings for sale
Fairway Hills offers a slower-paced ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This part of Kingston is quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, it is easy to access public green spaces since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out.
The preferred transportation option in Fairway Hills is very often a car. Parking is generally easy. However, the public transit system in Fairway Hills is rather limited. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. Fairway Hills is not very conducive to those who travel by foot as very few daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle.
Large apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing roughly two thirds of dwellings in Fairway Hills, and the remaining homes are mainly single detached homes. This part of Kingston also has a good choice of unit sizes; properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home whereas the rest are owners. Around 40% of properties in this part of the city were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
Shopping for one's groceries frequently requires the use of a car in Fairway Hills. Residents benefit from a few restaurants and cafes. In terms of education, in Fairway Hills, parents and their kids will generally be able to access primary schools by walking. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this area.