Grand River South real estate guide & listings for sale
Grand River South offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. It is very easy to reach parks in the neighbourhood, since there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to explore, like Idlewood Creek and Otterbein Natural Area. This neighbourhood is also very good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
Cars are an excellent transportation option in this neighbourhood. Parking is easy. On the other hand, the public transit service in this area is not very frequent. Nevertheless, property owners are served by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually very close. Grand River South is suited for cycling as there are many bike lanes. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of Kitchener are located in places that are not very suitable for those who travel by foot since meeting daily needs is challenging.
About 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and renters make up the remainder. In this part of Kitchener, roughly two thirds of buildings are single detached homes, while townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This neighbourhood experienced its largest construction boom after the year 2000, so most of the available properties are from this era. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Parents and their kids will appreciate that no matter where their house is located in Grand River South, primary schools are close by. However, there are no high schools in this area. When it comes to food, house buyers in Grand River South will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a few choices for those who appreciate restaurants in close proximity.