Thorold Proper real estate guide & listings for sale
Thorold Proper is reasonably good for those who need quiet surroundings, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder sections, especially closer to Highway 58 or the railway line.
This neighbourhood is an extremely good part of Thorold for getting around by car. Many houses for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, such as Highway 58, and it is straightforward to park. However, commuting by transit can be challenging in this part of Thorold as a result of the infrequent service. Nevertheless, property owners are served by about 10 bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically just around the corner. Travelling on foot is not particularly convenient for residents in this part of Thorold as very few common errands can be run without needing to use a vehicle.
Most dwellings are single detached homes, making it easy to find detached homes in Thorold Proper, and the remaining houses are mainly small apartment buildings. Most homes in this part of the city were constructed pre-1960, during its most significant building boom. This area has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy roughly 60% of the properties in Thorold Proper whereas the remainder are rented.
Parents and their children will appreciate that no matter where their home is situated in this neighbourhood, schools and daycares are close by. In terms of eating, a grocery store is generally reachable within a reasonably short walk from most properties for sale in this part of Thorold. Residents are served by approximately 20 restaurants and cafes as well.