Market Square real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Market Square is exemplified by its calm ambience. This part of the city is good for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are usually peaceful. Finally, it is easy to get to parks from many locations in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to explore.
Cars are a great medium of transportation in this neighbourhood. It is convenient to find a place to park, and the majority of homes for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway. In contrast, travelling by transit can be sometimes difficult in this area by reason of the infrequent service. Nonetheless, there are about 10 bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far from most homes. It is at times challenging for people travelling on foot to move around in this part of Welland as few common errands can be run on foot.
In Market Square, about 40% of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes. This neighbourhood also has a good variety of housing size options - houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters while owners occupy the remainder. This neighbourhood experienced its most significant building boom pre-1960, so most of the available housing is from this era.
Schools and daycares are convenient to reach on foot from any location in Market Square. With regards to food, the closest supermarket in this part of Welland is generally only a reasonably short walk away. Moreover, property owners won't have to look far to take advantage of the closest coffee shop, and there are also approximately 10 restaurants in Market Square.