The Haig real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy The Haig. This part of St. Catharines is reasonably quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite loud, especially close to Queen Elizabeth Way. Lastly, public green spaces are very well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out, making them easy to access from a large number of locations within the neighbourhood.
This area will draw active home buyers as it is conducive to walking; running common errands is easy. Cars are a very good transportation option in The Haig. Most homes for sale are a short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Queen Elizabeth Way, and parking is quite easy. In contrast, getting around by transit can be challenging in The Haig due to the infrequent service. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is linked by about 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most houses.
In The Haig, many dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood happened before the 1960s. This part of the city has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 55% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and the rest are renters.
Parents and their kids will value that wherever their home is located in this part of the city, daycares and schools are nearby. Residents benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. As far as food is concerned, it is straightforward to get to the nearest supermarket by walking from any home in The Haig. Additionally, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of options, and a small variety of coffee shops can be found as well. It is also easy to get to a number of clothing stores on foot.