Kentley real estate guide & listings for sale
Kentley offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This area is quiet overall, as the streets are usually reasonably tranquil - although there are still several louder sections, especially closer to Red Hill Valley Parkway. Finally, parks are very well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in, resulting in them being very easy to reach from the majority of locations within Kentley.
It is convenient for people travelling on foot to navigate Kentley; many common errands can be run without the use of a car. However, Kentley is not especially cycling-friendly because the bicycling infrastructure is not very extensive, and there are quite a few hills. The best method to get around in this part of the city is usually a car. It is very convenient to come across a parking spot, and the majority of properties for sale are a short drive from the closest highway, such as Red Hill Valley Parkway. However, getting around by transit can be at times challenging in Kentley by reason of the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and most residences are very close to a bus stop.
The majority of the housing stock of Kentley consists of large apartment buildings and single detached homes, and the remaining houses are mainly townhouses. This neighbourhood experienced its largest construction boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available housing stock is from this era. This part of the city offers mainly one bedroom and three bedroom homes. About two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home while the rest are owners.
It is very easy to get to the closest grocery store by walking from most homes for sale in Kentley. Additionally, a restaurant is typically just around the corner, and there are also a few cafes in this part of the city. It is also easy to access a selection of clothing stores on foot. With respect to education, it is a reasonably short walk to get to primary schools from most properties for sale in Kentley. In contrast, there are no high schools in Kentley.