Bowmanville real estate guide & listings for sale
Bowmanville is reasonably quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several louder areas, especially closer to Highway 401 or one of the railway lines.
Driving is an excellent transportation option in this part of Clarington. Coming across a place to park is quite easy, and it is a reasonably short car ride to the closest highway, such as Highway 401, from anywhere in Bowmanville. In contrast, this area is not a very convenient part of Clarington for getting around by public transit. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines, and most houses are near a bus stop. Most homes for sale in this part of Clarington are located in places that are not very suitable for walking because many daily needs are inconvenient to meet on foot.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in Bowmanville. About one third of properties in this part of Clarington were constructed following the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. About 85% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 15% are renters.
Accessing the closest grocery store on foot is an option for some, but not all, house buyers in this neighbourhood. There are also a few opportunities for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes. As far as education is concerned, primary schools are easy to access on foot from anywhere in Bowmanville. In contrast, parents may find it difficult for their kids to get to high schools as a pedestrian. In addition to public schools, there are private primary and secondary schools.