Bridgeport East, Kitchener, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Bridgeport East is an important part of its character. This neighbourhood also has a selection of housing sizes - although this neighbourhood is especially good for those looking for three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around 85% of the dwellings in Bridgeport East whereas renters occupy the remainder. Roughly one quarter of properties in this neighbourhood were built after the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s. Read more about Bridgeport East real estate
This area is especially car friendly. It is a reasonably short drive to the closest highway from anywhere in Bridgeport East, and it is very easy to park. On the other hand, the public transit system in this area is not very accessible. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Getting around by bicycle is occasionally challenging in Bridgeport East since there are a fair number of hills for cyclists to brave, and there are a limited number of bike lanes. Bridgeport East is also not very well-suited for walking as very few common errands can be run without the use of a car.
Home buyers in Bridgeport East typically have to rely on a car to do groceries. A small selection of restaurants can be found in this neighbourhood. Concerning education, there are no high schools and no primary schools in this part of the city. Likewise, parents and their schoolchildren may find it challenging to access daycares as a pedestrian.
Bridgeport East offers a slower-paced ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This part of Kitchener is very quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, green spaces, like Paige Park and Paige Park Natural Area, are very well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out, which makes them easy to reach from the majority of locations in Bridgeport East.