Gardiners - Meadowbrook real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Gardiners / Meadowbrook is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. Access to public green spaces is easy from most locations in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in. This area is also reasonably good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are usually tranquil - however some parts can be quite loud, especially closer to the railway line.
Getting around by car is very easy in Gardiners / Meadowbrook. It is especially convenient to access a parking spot. However, the public transit system in this area is not very practical. Nevertheless, house owners are served by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually very close. Walking is not particularly practical for home buyers in Gardiners / Meadowbrook because running common errands is at times difficult.
In Gardiners / Meadowbrook, roughly 30% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the homes are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This part of Kingston also has a good variety of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters. Roughly 30% of properties in this area were constructed between 1980 and 1990, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1990s and the 2000s.
Families will value the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of properties for sale in Gardiners / Meadowbrook. However, this area does not have any high schools. With respect to eating, it is convenient to reach the nearest supermarket by walking in Gardiners / Meadowbrook. Residents benefit from over 50 restaurants and coffee shops as well.