Parry Sound real estate guide & listings for sale
Parry Sound is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
Driving is usually the preferred way to move around in Parry Sound. It is very convenient to park, and many homes for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway, such as Highway 400. This town is not very conducive to walking as very few daily needs can be met without having to use a vehicle.
In Parry Sound, many dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This town is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. About 60% of the units in the town are occupied by homeowners and 40% are rented. The homes in this town are quite old, because around 45% of its dwellings were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
A fraction of home buyers in Parry Sound may be able to reach the nearest supermarket on foot, while others will have to rely on another means of transportation. There are also a few options for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes. With respect to education, high schools and primary schools are not especially abundant in this town, and consequently may be a rather long walk away. Moreover, families may find it difficult for their kids to access daycares as a pedestrian.