Meinzinger Park-Lakeside real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy Meinzinger Park-Lakeside. Most areas in this neighbourhood are reasonably quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case near Highway 7. Lastly, the majority of locations within the neighbourhood have fairly good access to public green spaces, such as Lakeside Park and Meinzinger Park, since there are a few of them close by for residents to visit.
Travelling by car is very easy in Meinzinger Park-Lakeside. It is very easy to access a place to park, and most real estate listings are a short drive from the nearest highway, such as Highway 7. However, Meinzinger Park-Lakeside is not an especially convenient part of Kitchener for moving around by public transit. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. Getting around by bicycle is easy in this part of the city because the bicycling network is comprehensive. On the other hand, travelling by foot in this area is not very popular, even though many common errands can be run without the use of a car.
The buildings in this area are quite old, since roughly 45% of its buildings were built prior to the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s. In this neighbourhood, most dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings are the main alternative in the housing stock. Around two thirds of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the remainder are rented. This part of the city has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Primary schools are very easy to get to on foot from most properties for sale in this area. On the other hand, there are no high schools in Meinzinger Park-Lakeside. When it comes to food, the closest supermarket in this part of the city is usually only a reasonably short walk away. Likewise, a restaurant is often just around the corner.