Country Hills real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Country Hills. There are a few green spaces close by for residents to visit and they are especially well-situated, resulting in them being very easy to access from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood. This part of Kitchener is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
This part of Kitchener is especially car friendly. It is easy to find a parking spot, and it is a rather short drive to the closest highway from anywhere in Country Hills. In contrast, Country Hills is not an especially pleasant part of Kitchener for getting around by public transit. Nevertheless, homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. It is sometimes challenging for pedestrians to navigate this part of the city since very few daily errands can be run without the use of a car. In contrast, it is convenient to move around by bicycle in Country Hills as the cycling infrastructure is very extensive.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing around 40% of buildings in Country Hills, and the rest are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. Roughly half of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. The split between homeowners and renters is about even.
It is often feasible for home buyers in this part of the city to shop for their groceries by walking. There are also a limited number of options for those who appreciate restaurants within walking distance. Regarding education, in this area, families will generally be able to access primary schools by walking. However, there are no high schools in Country Hills.