Simonds real estate guide & listings for sale
Simonds is a very good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm atmosphere. This area is very quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Lastly, parks are very easy to access since there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to check out.
Driving is a very good transportation option in Simonds. It is especially convenient to park. On the other hand, Simonds is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, house owners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are usually nearby. A majority of the houses for sale in this neighbourhood are located in areas that are not especially conducive to those who travel by foot since few common errands can be run without having to resort to a car. Commuting by bicycle is also difficult in Simonds because riding is rendered difficult by the typically steep topography, and the cycling network is rather limited.
Most homes in Simonds were built in the 1960s and 1970s, during its largest construction boom. Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in this area. Homeowners occupy nearly 90% of the properties in the neighbourhood while the rest are rented. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Both primary and secondary schools are convenient to access on foot from anywhere in Simonds. In contrast, parents may find it challenging for their kids to get to daycares on foot. Concerning eating, a vehicle is generally needed in Simonds to reach the nearest grocery store. On the other hand, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of options. It is also easy to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot.