Fairfield real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Fairfield is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. Green spaces, such as Breithaupt Park, are especially well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to discover, resulting in them being very easy to get to from a lot of locations within the neighbourhood. This part of Kitchener is also quiet, as the streets are usually quite calm - however noise can be bothersome around Highway 85.
Driving is an excellent mode of transportation in Fairfield. The majority of houses for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway, such as Highway 85, and parking is generally easy. In contrast, the public transit system in Fairfield is not very convenient. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Travelling by foot in Fairfield is not very popular, although carrying out day-to-day needs is convenient. On the other hand, this area is reasonably appropriate for cycling because Fairfield has a very good bicycling infrastructure.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing most dwellings in Fairfield, and the rest of the properties are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. A majority of the housing growth in this part of Kitchener occurred prior to the 1960s. This area offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes. The split between homeowners and renters is about even.
Parents and their schoolchildren will value that no matter where their home is located in Fairfield, both primary and secondary schools are close by. In contrast, daycares are not plentiful and therefore not always within walking distance. Concerning eating, in all but a few cases, a vehicle is required to do groceries. Nevertheless, reaching the nearest pharmacy and accordingly some staple foods is generally straightforward. This neighbourhood is a good place in which to eat out.