Old Town real estate guide & listings for sale
The noise levels in Old Town are very low, as the streets are very peaceful.
The best transportation option in Old Town is usually a car. Parking is generally easy. On the other hand, this part of Niagara-on-the-Lake is not particularly transit friendly. Nevertheless, house owners are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly close by. Old Town is not very suitable for those who travel by foot because running daily errands is challenging.
About one quarter of properties in Old Town were built after the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s. In this part of Niagara-on-the-Lake, around 80% of dwellings are single detached homes, while townhouses are the main alternative in the housing stock. Roughly 90% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 10% are rented. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Families may consider it challenging for their kids to reach high schools and primary schools on foot. Additionally, there are only a few daycares and accordingly they can be a rather long walk away. As far as eating is concerned, a portion of house buyers in Old Town may be able to access the nearest supermarket on foot, while others will need a vehicle. There are also about 30 restaurants and coffee shops in this neighbourhood.