Gleneagles real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Gleneagles is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case closer to Trans-Canada Highway. Finally, parks are very easy to get to since there are a few of them nearby for residents to discover.
Driving is usually the preferred means of transportation in Gleneagles. It is very convenient to park, and it is a short drive to the nearest highway, such as Trans-Canada Highway, from any home in this neighbourhood. In contrast, the public transit network in Gleneagles is not very practical. Nonetheless, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are usually nearby. Gleneagles is not very conducive to walking since running daily errands is very inconvenient by walking. Getting around by bicycle is also very difficult in Gleneagles as there are very few bike lanes, and there is a considerable amount of slopes.
About 40% of properties in Gleneagles were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. The housing stock of this area is composed predominantly of single detached homes and townhouses. Homeowners occupy about 85% of the units in Gleneagles and 15% are rented. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Accessing the nearest grocery store by walking is practical for some, but not all, house buyers in Gleneagles. There are also a few options for those who value close by restaurants and cafes. With respect to education, it is a reasonably short walk to reach primary schools from any location in this part of the municipality. On the other hand, there are no high schools in Gleneagles.