Springwater real estate guide & listings for sale
Springwater is quiet, as the streets tend to be quite tranquil - however noise can be an issue closer to Highway 11, Highway 400 or one of the railway lines.
Driving is a great transportation option in Springwater. It is very convenient to access a parking spot. Many of the houses for sale in this township are located in areas that are not very well-suited for those who travel by foot because running common errands is very challenging.
Roughly 90% of the dwellings in the township are occupied by homeowners whereas the remainder are rented. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this township is an important part of its character. About one quarter of properties in this part of the Greater Barrie metropolitan area were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This township is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Home buyers in this part of the Greater Barrie metropolitan area almost always have to rely on a vehicle to travel to the closest supermarket. Concerning education, there are only a very small number of primary schools in this township and therefore they can be a very long walk away. Furthermore, Springwater does not have any high schools. Additionally, parents and their kids may consider it very difficult to access daycares as a pedestrian.