Market Square real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy Market Square. This neighbourhood is reasonably quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, green spaces are easy to access, since reaching the closest one from most houses for sale is very easy and there are a few parks close by for residents to check out.
The preferred method to navigate this neighbourhood is very often a car. It is easy to find a place to park, and the majority of houses for sale are a rather short car ride from the closest highway. In contrast, this part of the city is not especially transit friendly. Thankfully, there are approximately 10 bus lines, and bus stops are generally nearby. Most homes for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are not particularly conducive to walking as meeting daily needs is occasionally challenging.
In Market Square, roughly 40% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining homes are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes. This neighbourhood experienced its most significant building boom before the 1960s, so most of the available homes are from this era. This area has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home whereas the rest are owners.
Purchasing one's groceries frequently requires the use of a vehicle in Market Square. Nonetheless, pharmacies are generally straightforward to reach on foot and supply some basic food items. A cafe is often just around the corner, and there are also a limited number of opportunities for those who value nearby restaurants. Regarding education, in this part of Welland, families will generally be able to get to daycares and schools by walking.