Strathcona Park real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Strathcona Park is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. This part of Kingston is reasonably quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, reaching parks is easy in the neighbourhood since there are around 10 of them close by for residents to unwind in.
Cars are an excellent transportation option in Strathcona Park. It is especially convenient to find a parking spot, and nearby highways are easy to reach from anywhere in this area. However, Strathcona Park is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically just around the corner. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of the city are located in areas that are not particularly conducive to walking since many daily needs are sometimes difficult to meet by walking.
Homeowners occupy roughly three quarters of the units in Strathcona Park whereas the remainder are rented. In this part of Kingston, roughly 60% of buildings are single detached homes, but townhouses are also present in the housing stock. About half of properties in this area were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Primary schools are convenient to access on foot from most houses for sale in this part of the city. On the other hand, it can be challenging to reach high schools on foot. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. Regarding eating, it is frequently an option for house buyers in this part of Kingston to shop for their groceries on foot. Moreover, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner.