Parkwood Gardens real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Parkwood Gardens. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to explore, which makes it easy to access them. This part of the city is also good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several noisier areas, especially closer to the railway line.
Cars are an excellent medium of transportation in this neighbourhood. It is very convenient to park, and many homes for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway. In contrast, Parkwood Gardens is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Parkwood Gardens is not very convenient for those who travel by foot since running common errands is difficult by walking.
Roughly 30% of properties in Parkwood Gardens were built between 1980 and 1990, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this neighbourhood is an important part of its character. About 85% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the remainder are rented. There is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this neighbourhood.
It is easy to access the nearest grocery store by walking from most properties for sale in Parkwood Gardens. Residents are served by about 10 restaurants and cafes as well. When it comes to education, it is a reasonably short walk to reach primary schools from most homes for sale in this neighbourhood. However, there are no high schools in Parkwood Gardens.