Highland real estate guide & listings for sale
Highland is a good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm atmosphere. There are a few parks nearby for residents to unwind in and they are especially well-located, making them easy to reach. Most areas in this part of Peterborough are reasonably quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic.
Cars are a good means of transportation in Highland. It is easy to park. Physically active property owners will also welcome the pedestrian-friendly character of Highland; many daily errands can be run on foot.
Roughly 70% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while renters make up the remainder. In this area, about 70% of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly duplexes. This neighbourhood experienced its most significant building boom pre-1960, so most of the available housing stock is from this era. This part of Peterborough is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
House buyers in Highland will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. Moreover, this part of the city is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat, and residents are served by a few cafes as well. In terms of education, parents and their kids will value that no matter where their home is located in Highland, primary schools are nearby. In contrast, there are no high schools in Highland.