Palmer real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a slower-paced ambience will enjoy Palmer. There are a few parks nearby for residents to explore and they are especially well-distributed, which makes them easy to reach from the majority of locations in this area. This part of Burlington is also very quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic.
Getting around by car is very convenient in this part of the city. Nearby highways are quite easy to drive to from any home in Palmer, and it is convenient to come across a parking spot. On the other hand, the public transit service in this area is not very frequent. Nevertheless, residents are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most homes. Palmer is quite bicycling-friendly because the cycling network is very extensive. A majority of the houses for sale in this part of Burlington are located in places that are not particularly conducive to those who travel by foot as running daily errands is occasionally difficult by walking.
Roughly 90% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 10% are rented. The housing stock of this part of the city is composed predominantly of single detached homes and townhouses. Most homes in this neighbourhood were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, during its most significant building boom. This part of Burlington offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Schools and daycares are easy to walk to from any location in this area. As far as food is concerned, it is very often practical for house buyers in Palmer to do groceries on foot. Residents benefit from about 10 restaurants and cafes as well.