University of Waterloo Research and Technology Park real estate guide & listings for sale
University of Waterloo Research and Technology Park is reasonably good for those who enjoy quiet areas, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Green spaces aren't well-situated, resulting in them being sometimes difficult to reach from a large number of locations in this part of Waterloo. Still, residents will be able to access parks in nearby neighbourhoods.
The favoured method to navigate University of Waterloo Research and Technology Park is usually a car. Parking is quite easy, and nearby highways are easy to access from anywhere in this area. On the other hand, travelling by public transit is challenging in this area. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most homes. University of Waterloo Research and Technology Park is not very conducive to those who travel by foot because carrying out daily needs is occasionally difficult. On the other hand, it is convenient to get around by bicycle in this part of Waterloo because the cycling infrastructure is great.
Nearly 90% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 10% are rented. In this area, almost all buildings are single detached homes, and the remaining dwellings are mainly duplexes. Most of the housing growth in this part of Waterloo happened between 1980 and 1990. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
It is a rather short walk to get to primary schools and daycares from most homes for sale in this neighbourhood. In contrast, there are no high schools in University of Waterloo Research and Technology Park. When it comes to eating, in the majority of cases, a vehicle is needed to purchase groceries. Conversely, this area is a fairly good place in which to eat out, for instance on Hagey Boulevard.