Civic Hospital-Central Park real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Civic Hospital-Central Park is exemplified by its calm environment. This area is quiet overall, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several noisier sections, especially closer to Highway 417 or the railway line. Lastly, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to explore and they are especially well-distributed, making it easy to get to them from a lot of locations within Civic Hospital-Central Park.
Civic Hospital-Central Park allows property owners to move around using a variety of methods of transportation. The good public transit access allows people to get to many destinations without needing a vehicle. More specifically, homeowners benefit from about 10 bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Civic Hospital-Central Park will also draw physically active people as it is reasonably suitable for those who travel by foot; many common errands can be run on foot. Civic Hospital-Central Park is quite bike-friendly because the cycling network is very good.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing roughly one third of dwellings in Civic Hospital-Central Park, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. About 30% of properties in this area were built pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s. This part of the city has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy roughly two thirds of the units in Civic Hospital-Central Park and one third are rented.
It is a rather short walk to reach both primary and secondary schools from most houses for sale in Civic Hospital-Central Park. Residents benefit from public and private primary schools. In contrast, parents and their children may consider it difficult to access daycares as a pedestrian. Regarding food, home buyers in Civic Hospital-Central Park will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Likewise, there is commonly a restaurant or cafe just around the corner, for example on Carling Avenue.