Vars real estate guide & listings for sale
Vars is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are generally quite calm - however noise can be bothersome closer to Highway 417 or the railway line. Parks are rather challenging to reach since they are spread out sporadically. Still, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy.
Cars are a great means of transportation in Vars. It is especially convenient to access a place to park. However, the public transit network in Vars is quite bad. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines. It is very impractical for pedestrians to get around in Vars because almost no common errands can be run on foot. This neighbourhood is also not very bike-friendly since there are a fair number of hills, and this part of the city is home to a rather limited bicycling infrastructure.
Around 85% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 15% are renters. The predominant housing types in this area are single detached homes and townhouses. Around one quarter of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed following the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Primary schools are not numerous in Vars, and consequently often beyond walking distance, and there are no high schools. Furthermore, it can be very hard to access daycares on foot. Regarding food, property owners in Vars almost always have to use a car to access the closest grocery store.