Athens real estate guide & listings for sale
Athens is very quiet overall, as the streets are generally very peaceful.
Athens is very car friendly. It is very convenient to access a parking spot. It is very challenging for pedestrians to navigate Athens as almost no common errands can be run without having to use a car.
In Athens, almost all buildings are single detached homes, while townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. Roughly 40% of properties in this township were constructed pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This township also has quite a good variety of unit sizes; although this township is especially good for those looking for three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 85% of the properties in Athens and the rest are rented.
It can be very difficult to access high schools and primary schools as a pedestrian from properties for sale in Athens. Moreover, daycares are not numerous and therefore not always within walking distance. As far as eating is concerned, home buyers in Athens almost always need a car to do their grocery shopping.