Gardiners - Meadowbrook real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Gardiners - Meadowbrook is exemplified by its relaxed environment. This area is reasonably good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially around the railway line. Lastly, it is easy to reach green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in.
The car is very often the favoured method to move around in this part of Kingston. It is very easy to park. On the other hand, the public transit network in Gardiners - Meadowbrook is fairly poor. Thankfully, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. Most houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are not particularly suitable for walking since running daily errands is occasionally difficult.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing around 30% of dwellings in Gardiners - Meadowbrook, and the rest of the houses are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This neighbourhood has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. About 30% of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed in the 1980s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1990s and the 2000s.
A supermarket is generally accessible within a reasonably short walk from most homes for sale in Gardiners - Meadowbrook. A limited selection of restaurants and cafes is available as well. Furthermore, it is easy to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot. With regards to education, primary schools and daycares are easy to access on foot from most houses for sale in this area. In contrast, Gardiners - Meadowbrook does not have any high schools.