Victoria North real estate guide & listings for sale
There is a reasonably good selection of green spaces in Victoria North. It is easy to reach parks from most locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to discover. Due to the presence of very few pedestrians, this part of the city is relatively quiet.
The best method of transportation in this part of Kitchener is usually a car. Many homes for sale are a rather short car ride from the closest highway, such as Highway 85, and it is especially convenient to park. On the other hand, public transit users may find limited choices in Victoria North due to the low service level. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. It is at times challenging to move around by bike in Victoria North as the bicycling infrastructure is not particularly comprehensive, and riding is made arduous by the often steep terrain. Thankfully, certain bicycling-friendly sectors exist. Most houses for sale in this area are located in places that are also not very well-suited for walking because very few common errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle.
About 55% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters and owners occupy the remainder. In this area, about half of dwellings are small apartment buildings, and the rest are mainly single detached homes. This area experienced its biggest construction boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available housing stock is from this time period. This part of Kitchener offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in this neighbourhood. Furthermore, it can be very hard to access daycares on foot. In terms of food, house buyers in this neighbourhood will value that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Residents benefit from about 10 restaurants and cafes as well.