Mile Square real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Mile Square. Parks are easy to access, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in and the majority of houses for sale have a park within walking distance. This neighbourhood is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially near the railway line.
This area is an extraordinarily good part of Kingston for driving. It is especially convenient to park. On the other hand, getting around by transit can be difficult in Mile Square as a result of the low service level. Thankfully, homeowners are served by a few bus lines, and most houses are near a bus stop. A majority of the homes for sale in this neighbourhood are located in places that are not very suitable for walking because running common errands is difficult on foot.
The predominant housing types in Mile Square are single detached homes and row houses. This area experienced its biggest construction boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This part of the city is notable for those looking for three bedroom homes. Nearly 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas the rest are renters.
Some, but not all, property owners in this part of the city will reside within walking distance of the closest grocery store. Residents of Mile Square are served by a few restaurants. Concerning education, families will value that wherever their property is located in this area, primary schools are nearby. However, there are no high schools in this area.