Northland, Waterloo, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
In Northland, around 60% of dwellings are small apartment buildings, while single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. Roughly half of properties in this neighbourhood were built in the 1980s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and two bedroom homes. Renters occupy roughly 60% of the properties in Northland whereas the remainder are occupied by owners. Read more about Northland real estate
The car is usually the favoured way to move around in this neighbourhood. Most properties for sale are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, and it is very convenient to park. In contrast, residents using public transit may experience limited options in Northland by reason of the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and the nearest bus stop is usually very close. Bicycling is sometimes difficult in this neighbourhood as there are a good number of elevation changes, and the cycling infrastructure is not very well-developed. It is also impractical for pedestrians to navigate Northland because few daily errands can be run without needing to use a car.
Property owners in Northland usually need a car to do groceries. Nevertheless, getting to the nearest pharmacy and consequently some basic food items is typically easy. There are also approximately 10 restaurants and cafes in this part of Waterloo. With regards to education, in Northland, families will commonly be able to get to daycares on foot. In contrast, this neighbourhood does not contain any primary schools or high schools.
Northland offers a calm atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Waterloo is quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, although this neighbourhood is not home to any public green spaces, parks are especially well-located in nearby neighbourhoods, which makes them easy to get to.