St. Marys Hospital real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of St. Marys Hospital is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. Green spaces, such as Lakeside Park and Lakeside Park Natural Area, are very well-distributed and there are a few of them close by for residents to explore, which makes it very easy to access them. This part of the city is also reasonably good for those who need quiet surroundings, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic.
St. Marys Hospital is quite appropriate for bicycling because the cycling infrastructure is very well-developed. It is also convenient for people travelling on foot to navigate this area; many daily needs can be carried out by walking. St. Marys Hospital is very car friendly. Many properties for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway, and it is easy to access a parking spot. In contrast, the public transit network in this part of Kitchener is sometimes poor. Nonetheless, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually very close.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing roughly 55% of dwellings in St. Marys Hospital, and the remaining homes are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This neighbourhood experienced its biggest construction boom pre-1960, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This part of the city offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas the rest are renters.
The closest grocery store in St. Marys Hospital is generally only a short walk away. Furthermore, there are a fair number of choices in close proximity for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes. It is also a rather short distance to a reasonable variety of clothing stores. Regarding education, parents and their kids will value that wherever their house is located in St. Marys Hospital, primary schools are nearby. However, St. Marys Hospital does not contain any high schools.