University real estate guide & listings for sale
University is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a calm environment. Most areas in this part of the city are quiet, as the streets are reasonably tranquil. Lastly, there are a few parks close by for residents to relax in and they are especially well-spread out, which results in them being easy to reach from a large number of locations in the neighbourhood.
Travelling by car is straightforward in this area. It is very easy to come across a parking spot, and many real estate listings are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway. However, getting around by transit can be sometimes challenging in this part of the city due to the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is linked by around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. Walking is not particularly practical for residents in University because carrying out daily needs is at times challenging on foot.
In University, roughly 60% of buildings are townhouses, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. This area has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 85% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and 15% are owners. About half of properties in this neighbourhood were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s.
It is easy to reach the closest grocery store on foot in University. Moreover, this part of the city is a good place in which to eat out or go to a cafe. As far as education is concerned, families will appreciate that wherever their house is located in University, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. At the primary level, there are both public and private schools. In contrast, it can be challenging to access daycares on foot.