Welland real estate guide & listings for sale
The noise levels in Welland are reasonably low, as the streets are quite calm - although that is not the case closer to one of the railway lines or Highway 406. Parks are occasionally difficult to reach since they aren't well-distributed. Despite that, there are over 50 public green spaces nearby for residents to relax in.
The car is very often the favoured transportation option in this part of the St. Catharines - Niagara metropolitan area. It is very convenient to park. On the other hand, Welland is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, residents benefit from approximately 20 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally close by. This city is not very conducive to those who travel by foot because very few daily needs can be met by walking.
In Welland, about two thirds of dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This city is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 70% of the dwellings in the city are occupied by homeowners and 30% are occupied by renters. Roughly 40% of properties in this city were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s.
Parents and their kids will appreciate the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of properties for sale in Welland. However, parents may consider it difficult for their kids to reach high schools as a pedestrian. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. With regards to eating, accessing one of approximately 20 supermarkets by walking is an option for some, but not all, property owners in Welland. There are also a few choices for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes in close proximity.