Clarington real estate guide & listings for sale
Clarington is quiet overall, as the streets are generally quite peaceful - although there are still several louder sections, especially close to Highway 401, Highway 115 or one of the railway lines.
Cars are an excellent mode of transportation in Clarington. It is especially convenient to park. In contrast, the public transit service in Clarington is not very frequent. Nonetheless, property owners benefit from about 10 bus lines. It is very challenging for pedestrians to get around in this municipality because almost no common errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle.
The homes in this municipality are quite new, because roughly 30% of its dwellings were constructed following the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. The housing stock of this part of the Greater Oshawa metropolitan area is composed predominantly of single detached homes and townhouses. Homeowners occupy roughly 90% of the units in the municipality and 10% are occupied by renters. This municipality is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
It can be very hard to walk to high schools and primary schools from homes for sale in Clarington. Furthermore, daycares are not numerous and consequently not always within walking distance. Along with public schools, there are private primary and high schools. Concerning eating, it is very rarely feasible for home buyers in Clarington to purchase their groceries in one of approximately 30 stores on foot.