Headon real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Headon is exemplified by its calm ambience. This part of Burlington is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially around Highway 407. Lastly, it is easy to reach parks since there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in.
Driving is very often the preferred way to get around in this part of the city. It is a rather short car ride to the nearest highway, such as Highway 407, from any home in Headon, and finding a place to park is quite easy. In contrast, the public transit system in this part of Burlington is not very practical. Thankfully, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most properties. It is challenging for pedestrians to move around in Headon because very few daily errands can be run on foot. In contrast, the bike is a reasonably good mode of transportation in Headon because the cycling infrastructure is extensive.
Headon experienced its largest construction boom in the 1980s, so most of the available properties are from this time period. The housing stock of this part of Burlington is composed primarily of single detached homes and townhouses. Homeowners occupy nearly 95% of the units in Headon and the remainder are rented. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
It is frequently an option for property owners in Headon to do groceries by walking. There are also a few opportunities for those who value close by restaurants and cafes. As far as education is concerned, schools and daycares are easy to reach on foot from most homes for sale in Headon.