Sandwich real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a slower-paced ambience will enjoy Sandwich. This neighbourhood is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case around E.C. Row Expressway or the railway line. Lastly, public green spaces, including Malden Park and Mic Mac Park, are very well-situated and there are approximately 10 of them nearby for residents to visit, resulting in them being easy to access from the majority of locations in Sandwich.
Driving is very often the best way to navigate Sandwich. It is straightforward to find a parking spot, and nearby highways, such as E.C. Row Expressway, are very easy to access from any location in this area. However, the public transit network in Sandwich is not very practical. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far from most properties. Walking is not particularly convenient for home buyers in Sandwich because few daily needs can be met on foot.
Renters occupy roughly 60% of the units in the neighbourhood and owners occupy the remainder. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing many dwellings in this part of the city, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. Around half of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed prior to the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s. This neighbourhood has a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Families will appreciate the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from most homes for sale in this neighbourhood. However, Sandwich does not contain any high schools. Families are served by public and private primary schools. In terms of food, the nearest supermarket in Sandwich is typically only a reasonably short walk away. A limited variety of restaurants and coffee shops is available as well.