Greenwood - St Lawrence South real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm environment will enjoy Greenwood / St Lawrence South. This neighbourhood is quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several louder sections, especially closer to Highway 401. Finally, public green spaces are easy to get to, since there are around 10 of them close by for residents to explore and getting to the closest park from most properties for sale is occasionally difficult.
The best method of transportation in this part of Kingston is very often driving. It is very easy to park. However, the public transit system in this part of the city is quite bad. Nonetheless, homeowners are served by a few bus lines. Walking is not very practical for property owners in this part of Kingston as running daily errands is very inconvenient.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Greenwood / St Lawrence South is an important part of its character. However this part of the city is notable for those looking for four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy nearly 95% of the properties in Greenwood / St Lawrence South and 5% are rented. Most housing in this neighbourhood was built after the year 2000, during its biggest construction boom.
Reaching the nearest grocery store by walking is an option for some, but not all, home buyers in Greenwood / St Lawrence South. There are also a few choices for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. With respect to education, there are only a few primary schools in this neighbourhood and consequently they can be an extended walk away. Moreover, Greenwood / St Lawrence South does not contain any high schools. Likewise, parents and their kids may find it challenging to access daycares as a pedestrian.