Rural East real estate guide & listings for sale
Rural East offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. It is easy to get to parks in the neighbourhood, since reaching one from the majority of houses is easy and there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in. This part of Waterloo is also very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
Rural East is especially car friendly. Parking is quite easy. However, the public transit service in this part of the city is not very frequent. This neighbourhood is quite bike-friendly because Rural East boasts a reasonably good cycling infrastructure. This part of Waterloo is not very well-suited for walking since almost no common errands can be run without needing to resort to a car.
Nearly all of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. The housing stock of this neighbourhood is composed predominantly of single detached homes and townhouses. This part of Waterloo experienced its biggest construction boom after the year 2000, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
It is very rarely feasible for property owners in Rural East to travel to the closest supermarket on foot. Nonetheless, pharmacies are generally convenient to reach on foot and provide some staple foods. There are also a few options for those who care about nearby restaurants. As far as education is concerned, there are no high schools and no primary schools in Rural East. Likewise, families may find it very hard for their children to get to daycares as a pedestrian.