Pioneer Park real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Pioneer Park is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. Most areas in this part of the city are very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, it is very easy to access public green spaces from numerous locations within the neighbourhood, since there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to discover, like Homer Watson Park and Tilt's Bush.
This area is an extremely good part of Kitchener for driving. Parking is easy. However, Pioneer Park is not an especially pleasant part of Kitchener for getting around by public transit. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and the closest bus stop is usually just around the corner. Pioneer Park is quite bicycling-friendly as there are numerous bike lanes. Most houses for sale in this area are located in places that are not very conducive to walking as carrying out day-to-day needs is inconvenient.
Townhouses are the predominant housing type, representing roughly 40% of dwellings in Pioneer Park, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and single detached homes. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around two thirds of the units in the neighbourhood while the rest are rented. Roughly half of homes in this area were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s.
Both primary and secondary schools are easy to get to on foot from any location in this part of Kitchener. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found. However, families may find it challenging to reach daycares as a pedestrian. Regarding food, it is straightforward to reach the nearest supermarket on foot in this part of the city. There are also a few choices for those who value restaurants and cafes in close proximity.