Waverley real estate guide & listings for sale
Waverley is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm atmosphere. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Lastly, it is easy to get to public green spaces from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood since there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to explore.
The favoured means of transportation in this neighbourhood is very often driving. It is straightforward to park. On the other hand, Waverley is not particularly transit friendly. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. It is occasionally difficult for pedestrians to get around in Waverley as few common errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing the majority of dwellings in Waverley, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. Roughly 40% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960. This part of the city offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 70% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while the rest are renters.
It is typically possible for property owners in Waverley to do their grocery shopping on foot. A small number of restaurants and coffee shops are available as well. Regarding education, it is a reasonably short walk to reach primary schools and daycares from any location in Waverley. However, this part of Guelph does not contain any high schools. Parents have the choice between public and private elementary schools.