Fort Erie real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Fort Erie are quiet, as the streets are quite calm - however noise can be bothersome closer to Queen Elizabeth Way or one of the railway lines.
Driving is very often the favoured transportation option in this town. It is very easy to access a parking spot. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is very hard in Fort Erie. Nevertheless, residents are served by a few bus lines. Fort Erie is not very conducive to walking because almost no daily errands can be run on foot.
Around three quarters of the population of this town own their home and one quarter are renters. Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in this town. About 45% of properties in this town were built before the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. This part of the St. Catharines - Niagara metropolitan area offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Families may consider it very hard for their children to get to high schools and primary schools on foot. Besides public schools, there are private primary and secondary schools. Additionally, parents and their schoolchildren may find it very hard to reach daycares on foot. When it comes to food, in most, if not all, cases, a car is needed in Fort Erie to access one of around 10 grocery stores. There are also a few opportunities for those who value nearby restaurants.