Waterloo real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Waterloo. The noise levels in this city are low, as the streets are generally tranquil - although that is not the case around Highway 85 or the railway line. Finally, it is easy to get to parks in the city, since a large number of properties for sale have one within walking distance and there are over 50 public green spaces nearby for residents to explore.
Driving is an excellent medium of transportation in this city. Finding a parking spot is quite easy. However, the public transit network in Waterloo is not very accessible. Nonetheless, there are about 20 bus lines passing through the city, and bus stops are typically nearby. Waterloo is reasonably bike-friendly as the cycling network is extensive. It is impractical for pedestrians to navigate this city since very few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
In Waterloo, roughly 55% of dwellings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. Around one quarter of properties in this city were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This city offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 70% of the population of this city own their home whereas the remainder are renters.
The closest supermarket in Waterloo is usually only a rather short walk away. Residents benefit from over 400 restaurants and coffee shops as well. When it comes to education, in Waterloo, parents and their children will generally be able to access primary schools on foot. On the other hand, families may consider it difficult to reach high schools as a pedestrian. Along with public schools, there are private primary and secondary schools.