Salem Heights real estate guide & listings for sale
Salem Heights is very good for those who like quiet surroundings, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Parks aren't well-spread out, which results in them being very hard to get to from most locations in this part of Ajax.
Salem Heights is quite car friendly. Parking is generally easy. However, Salem Heights is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. Walking is not very practical for house buyers in Salem Heights since very few common errands can be run without the use of a car. This part of the town is also not very conducive to cycling as bicycling is rendered difficult by the typically sloping topography, and the cycling infrastructure is not very extensive.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in Salem Heights. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this neighbourhood. Homeowners occupy roughly 95% of the dwellings in Salem Heights while the remainder are rented. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood has occurred after the year 2000.
In this area, families will generally be able to access daycares and schools on foot. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found. With regards to eating, a supermarket is generally reachable within a rather short walk from most properties for sale in this part of the town. A small selection of restaurants and cafes is available as well.