Elginburg - Silvers Corners - Shannons Corners real estate guide & listings for sale
Elginburg / Silvers Corners / Shannons Corners is reasonably quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially near Highway 401 or the railway line. Getting to parks is sometimes difficult in the neighbourhood since they are sparse. Still, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to discover.
This neighbourhood is very car friendly. Parking is easy. Travelling on foot is not very convenient for residents in this part of Kingston since almost no day-to-day needs can be met by walking.
Roughly 85% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the rest are rented. The predominant housing types in this part of the city are single detached homes and townhouses. Around 40% of homes in this neighbourhood were built between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
In all but a very small number of cases, a car is needed to do groceries. Regarding education, primary schools may necessitate a very long walk to get to, and there are no high schools in this area. Likewise, parents and their children may consider it very difficult to access daycares as a pedestrian.