Grand River South real estate guide & listings for sale
Grand River South offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Kitchener is very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, a lot of locations in the neighbourhood have good access to parks, such as Grand River Natural Area - Sims Estate and Lackner Woods, since reaching the closest one is very easy from most houses and there are about 10 parks close by for residents to enjoy.
The favoured mode of transportation in Grand River South is usually a car. Coming across a place to park is generally easy. However, the public transit system in Grand River South is not very convenient. Nevertheless, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually just around the corner. It is easy to commute by bike in this part of the city because the cycling infrastructure is very good. Grand River South is not very well-suited for walking as carrying out day-to-day needs is challenging.
A majority of the houses available in the housing market in Grand River South were constructed following the year 2000, when a large proportion of the housing growth occurred. In this neighbourhood, most dwellings are single detached homes, but townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy around 90% of the properties in Grand River South while the rest are rented. This area also has a selection of unit sizes - this neighbourhood is particularly good for those looking for three bedroom homes.
The nearest supermarket in Grand River South is typically only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a few choices for those who value nearby restaurants. In terms of education, parents and their kids will value the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of properties for sale in this neighbourhood. However, there are no high schools in Grand River South.