Sault Ste. Marie real estate guide & listings for sale
Sault Ste. Marie is reasonably quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several noisier sections, especially close to the airport (YAM) or one of the railway lines. Green spaces aren't well-situated, making them sometimes challenging to access. Still, there are over 100 parks nearby for residents to enjoy.
Driving is a very good transportation option in Sault Ste. Marie. It is especially convenient to come across a place to park. Sault Ste. Marie is not very well-suited for those who travel by foot because many daily needs are inconvenient to meet by walking.
In Sault Ste. Marie, roughly two thirds of buildings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. Around 40% of homes in this city were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This city also has a good variety of housing sizes - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 70% of the population of this city own their home and renters make up the remainder.
Some, but not all, house buyers in this city will live within walking distance of one of about 20 supermarkets. A limited variety of restaurants and cafes is available as well. When it comes to education, in this city, parents and their children will often be able to access primary schools on foot. In contrast, it can be difficult to reach high schools as a pedestrian. In addition to public schools, there are private primary and high schools.