Huron South real estate guide & listings for sale
Huron South is a very good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a calm ambience. There are a few green spaces close by for residents to check out, like Strasburg Creek and Parkvale Park, which results in them being very easy to get to from numerous locations in this part of the city. This area is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
Getting around by car is especially convenient in Huron South. It is very easy to find a parking spot. In contrast, getting around by public transit is challenging in Huron South. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. A majority of the houses for sale in this part of Kitchener are located in places that are not very convenient for those who travel by foot because running common errands is inconvenient. However, Huron South is bicycling-friendly as there are innumerable bike lanes.
Huron South experienced its main building boom following the year 2000, so most of the available homes are from this era. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing about two thirds of dwellings in this neighbourhood, while townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. Homeowners occupy roughly 85% of the units in the neighbourhood and 15% are rented. There is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this part of the city.
Families will welcome that no matter where their house is situated in this part of the city, primary schools are nearby. However, Huron South does not have any high schools. With regards to food, home buyers in Huron South almost always have to turn to a car to do their groceries. Residents of this neighbourhood can enjoy a few restaurants as well.