Kortright Hills real estate guide & listings for sale
Kortright Hills is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere. This area is quiet overall, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to relax in, like Crane Park, resulting in them being easy to access from most locations within Kortright Hills.
Driving is usually the preferred mode of transportation in this neighbourhood. It is a rather short car ride to the nearest highway from any location in this area, and parking is quite easy. In contrast, public transit riders may have few options in this part of Guelph due to the infrequent service. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Walking is not very convenient for house buyers in Kortright Hills since running common errands is inconvenient.
Around one third of homes in Kortright Hills were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s. The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this neighbourhood is an important part of its character. Homeowners occupy roughly 90% of the dwellings in Kortright Hills while the remainder are rented. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Parents and their kids will appreciate the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of houses for sale in this part of Guelph. On the other hand, there are no high schools in Kortright Hills. With respect to food, in all but a limited number of cases, a car is needed to shop for groceries. Nevertheless, reaching the nearest pharmacy and consequently some basic food items is typically easy. There are also a few restaurants in Kortright Hills.