Kingston real estate guide & listings for sale
Kingston is excellent for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
The car is usually the preferred method of transportation in Kingston. Parking is easy. It is very challenging for pedestrians to move around in this parish because almost no common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
The substantial proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Kingston is an important part of its character. Roughly 30% of properties in this parish were built between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This parish is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Nearly 95% of the dwellings in the parish are occupied by homeowners while the remainder are rented.
There are only a very small number of primary schools in Kingston and consequently they can be a very long walk away. Likewise, this parish does not have any high schools. Additionally, there are only a very small number of daycares and accordingly they can be a very long walk away. As far as food is concerned, house buyers in Kingston almost always have to use a vehicle to reach the nearest grocery store.