Polson Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Polson Park offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. Most areas in this neighbourhood are very quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Lastly, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to visit, making it very easy to get to them.
The favoured way to navigate this neighbourhood is often a car. Coming across a place to park is easy. In contrast, the public transit system in this part of Kingston is sometimes poor. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and the closest bus stop is usually very close. Polson Park is not especially conducive to walking since few common errands can be run without the use of a car.
Roughly one third of buildings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Polson Park, and the remaining properties are mainly large apartment buildings and single detached homes. Most homes in this neighbourhood were constructed between 1960 and 1980, during its largest building boom. This part of Kingston has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy roughly three quarters of the properties in Polson Park whereas owners occupy the remainder.
A car is often required in Polson Park to access the closest grocery store. A small number of restaurants can be found in this neighbourhood. As far as education is concerned, families will appreciate the proximity to daycares and schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of homes for sale in this area.