North Dumfries real estate guide & listings for sale
North Dumfries is reasonably good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several noisier sections, especially around the railway line or Highway 401. It is rather difficult to access public green spaces in the township since they are sparse. Despite that, there are around 10 parks nearby for residents to explore.
North Dumfries is an extremely good part of the Kitchener - Cambridge - Waterloo metropolitan area for travelling by car. It is very convenient to come across a place to park. Travelling on foot is not very feasible for residents in North Dumfries because almost no daily errands can be run on foot. The bike is a rather poor means of transportation in this part of the Kitchener - Cambridge - Waterloo metropolitan area as there are quite a few hills, and the cycling network is not very comprehensive.
Homeowners occupy around 90% of the properties in North Dumfries and the rest are rented. Single detached homes and row houses are the predominant housing type in this part of the Kitchener - Cambridge - Waterloo metropolitan area. This township did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new dwellings in North Dumfries was spread throughout several decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century. This township offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
There are only a very small number of primary schools in North Dumfries and accordingly they can be a very long walk away. Likewise, this township does not contain any high schools. Furthermore, there are only a very small number of daycares and consequently they can be a very long walk away. With regards to eating, it is very rarely feasible for home buyers in this part of the Kitchener - Cambridge - Waterloo metropolitan area to do their groceries on foot.