Parkwood Gardens real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Parkwood Gardens is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. This neighbourhood is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case around the railway line. Lastly, there are a few parks nearby for residents to explore, which makes them easy to get to.
Parkwood Gardens is especially car friendly. Parking is quite easy, and it is a reasonably short drive to the closest highway from anywhere in this part of Guelph. On the other hand, the public transit network in Parkwood Gardens is not very convenient. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most residences. It is challenging for pedestrians to navigate Parkwood Gardens since very few daily needs can be carried out on foot.
The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Parkwood Gardens is an important part of its character. Notably, this neighbourhood is good for those looking for three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 85% of the units in Parkwood Gardens and the rest are rented. About 30% of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed between 1990 and 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s.
It is convenient to access the nearest grocery store on foot in Parkwood Gardens. A limited number of restaurants and coffee shops can be found as well. With respect to education, parents and their kids will appreciate that wherever their property is situated in this part of Guelph, primary schools are close by. On the other hand, this part of the city does not contain any high schools.