Fairfield real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Fairfield is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. This part of Victoria is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, parks are very well-distributed and there are about 10 of them close by for residents to unwind in, which results in them being very easy to access from most locations within Fairfield.
This part of Victoria will draw house buyers that use a variety of modes of transportation. Most homes for sale in this area are located in places that are quite convenient for walking; meeting daily needs is easy by walking, and a variety of businesses are reasonably close by. With about 10 nearby bus lines, the public transit system in this part of Victoria is practical. Driving is also a fairly good means of transportation in this neighbourhood. Accessing a parking spot is generally easy.
In Fairfield, many buildings are small apartment buildings, while large apartment buildings and single detached homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This part of the city offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Renters occupy around 60% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood and the rest are occupied by owners. The homes in this neighbourhood are quite old, because about 45% of its dwellings were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s.
It is a reasonably short walk to get to schools and daycares from any location in Fairfield. At the primary level, there are both public and private schools. When it comes to eating, home buyers in Fairfield will be pleased to learn that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away. In addition, there is usually a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. A good choice of clothing stores is also available within a rather short walking distance.