Gersholme real estate guide & listings for sale
Gersholme is a reasonably good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm atmosphere. There are a few green spaces close by for residents to visit, which makes them very easy to reach. This area is also good for those who enjoy quiet surroundings, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
Gersholme is especially car friendly. Coming across a parking spot is quite easy, and the majority of properties for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway. On the other hand, public transit users may find few choices in Gersholme due to the low service level. Nevertheless, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. It is sometimes challenging for people walking to get around in this part of the city as few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. Gersholme is also not very bicycling-friendly because bike riders encounter a significant amount of elevation changes, and there are few bike lanes.
Roughly 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 10% are renters. Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in this part of the city. Roughly 40% of properties in this neighbourhood were built between 1980 and 1990, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. This area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
In Gersholme, families will commonly be able to reach primary schools on foot. However, Gersholme does not have any high schools. With regards to eating, in all but a few cases, a car is required to do groceries. Nevertheless, reaching the nearest pharmacy and accordingly some basic food items is generally easy. There are also a few restaurants and cafes in Gersholme.