Victoria Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Victoria Park offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This part of the city is quiet overall, as the streets are usually quite tranquil. Lastly, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to enjoy, like Victoria Park and Iron Horse Trail, and they are very well-distributed, which results in them being very easy to reach from many locations in the neighbourhood.
This neighbourhood presents property owners with the choice between different modes of transportation. The public transit system in this area is practical. More specifically, the neighbourhood is linked by around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. Victoria Park will also appeal to active house buyers because it is well-suited for walking; running daily errands is convenient. Commuting by bicycle is easy in Victoria Park since the cycling infrastructure is especially comprehensive.
Large apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing roughly 45% of buildings in Victoria Park, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. This part of Kitchener offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes. About three quarters of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters whereas owners occupy the remainder. The homes in this neighbourhood are quite old, since roughly 40% of its dwellings were built before the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s.
In Victoria Park, families will usually be able to get to both primary and secondary schools on foot. In contrast, families may find it challenging for their schoolchildren to access daycares as a pedestrian. When it comes to food, it is usually possible for house buyers in Victoria Park to shop for their groceries by walking. In addition, there is generally a restaurant or cafe in close proximity, for instance along Ontario Street. It is also easy to access a variety of clothing stores on foot.