Country Hills real estate guide & listings for sale
Country Hills offers a calm environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. There are a few green spaces nearby for residents to relax in and they are especially well-distributed, which makes it very easy to reach them. This neighbourhood is quiet overall, as the streets are generally quite tranquil.
Country Hills is very car friendly. It is convenient to park, and nearby highways are reasonably easy to drive to from any home in this neighbourhood. On the other hand, getting around by public transit is difficult in Country Hills. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. It is convenient to travel by bicycle in this area as there are a large number of bike lanes. Many of the houses for sale in this part of Kitchener are located in areas that are not particularly suitable for walking as running daily errands is occasionally challenging.
In Country Hills, around 40% of buildings are single detached homes, but large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This neighbourhood also has a good variety of housing size options - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The population residing in this part of Kitchener is evenly split between renters and owners. About half of properties in this area were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s.
Home buyers in Country Hills will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a limited number of choices for those who appreciate close by restaurants. In terms of education, in this area, families will typically be able to access primary schools on foot. In contrast, Country Hills does not have any high schools.