Meinzinger Park-Lakeside real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Meinzinger Park-Lakeside is exemplified by its calm ambience. It is very easy to get to green spaces from most locations in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out. This area is also quiet, as the streets are generally quite tranquil - although there are still several noisier sections, especially near Highway 7.
Cars are a great transportation option in this area. Most houses for sale are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Highway 7, and it is especially convenient to park. On the other hand, this part of Kitchener is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, house owners benefit from a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most homes. Travelling by foot is not very popular in this part of the city, even though meeting daily needs is convenient. In contrast, this part of Kitchener is reasonably conducive to cycling since the bicycling network is reasonably good.
Around 45% of properties in Meinzinger Park-Lakeside were constructed pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s. In this neighbourhood, about 55% of buildings are single detached homes, but small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy around two thirds of the dwellings in Meinzinger Park-Lakeside and one third are rented. This neighbourhood also has a good choice of housing sizes - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Parents and their children will appreciate that no matter where their property is located in this part of the city, primary schools are close by. On the other hand, Meinzinger Park-Lakeside does not have any high schools. When it comes to food, property owners in this area will value that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. In addition, Meinzinger Park-Lakeside is a good place in which to go out to eat.