Mile Square real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Mile Square. There are a few parks nearby for residents to check out and they are very well-spread out, which results in them being easy to get to from the majority of locations within this area. This part of the city is also quiet, as the streets are generally tranquil - however noise can be an issue around the railway line.
The car is usually the preferred mode of transportation in Mile Square. It is especially convenient to park. In contrast, the public transit system in this part of Kingston is not very practical. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and the nearest bus stop is generally very close. Travelling on foot is not very feasible for property owners in Mile Square as running daily errands is impractical by walking.
Most of the housing growth in Mile Square occurred between 1960 and 1980. The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. Roughly 90% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 10% are occupied by renters. There is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this area.
Getting to the closest supermarket on foot is possible for some, but not all, home buyers in Mile Square. There are a few choices for those who value restaurants in close proximity. As far as education is concerned, parents and their kids will find that wherever their house is situated in Mile Square, primary schools are nearby. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this part of the city.