Guelph real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Guelph. This city is quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - however noise can be bothersome closer to one of the railway lines. Lastly, there are over 100 parks nearby for residents to discover, such as Centennial Park and Crane Park, which makes them easy to reach.
The preferred method to navigate Guelph is usually driving. Coming across a parking spot is generally easy. On the other hand, the public transit system in Guelph is not very convenient. Nonetheless, residents profit from the Guelph Central Station on the Kitchener Line. There are around 20 bus lines crossing the city, and bus stops are not very far away from most houses. Guelph is not very conducive to walking since running common errands is inconvenient.
In Guelph, roughly 55% of buildings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This city also has a good selection of housing sizes; it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy about 70% of the properties in Guelph and the rest are rented. This city did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new buildings in Guelph was spread throughout multiple decades in recent history.
It is convenient to reach the closest supermarket by walking from most houses for sale in Guelph. Over 50 groceries are situated close by, and the best selection can be found on streets such as Wyndham Street. A limited variety of restaurants and cafes is available as well. In terms of education, parents and their children will value the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of houses for sale in Guelph. On the other hand, families may find it challenging to get to high schools on foot. Residents have the option of public and private schools at both the primary and secondary school level.