Lower Doon, Kitchener, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
Around 70% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the remainder are rented. The predominant housing types in this neighbourhood are single detached homes and row houses. Around 30% of properties in this part of the city were built after the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Read more about Lower Doon real estate
Lower Doon is an extremely convenient part of Kitchener for getting around by car. Nearby highways, such as Highway 401, are very easy to access from any location in this part of the city, and parking is generally easy. On the other hand, residents using public transit may have few choices in Lower Doon by reason of the infrequent service. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally just around the corner. It is easy to travel by bicycle in this area as there are a good number of bike lanes. Lower Doon is not very suitable for walking as running daily errands is challenging on foot.
Shopping for one's groceries usually necessitates the use of a vehicle in Lower Doon. There are a few choices for those who appreciate restaurants in close proximity. In terms of education, both primary and secondary schools are convenient to get to on foot from most homes for sale in Lower Doon. In contrast, families may find it very difficult to reach daycares as a pedestrian.
People who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere will enjoy Lower Doon. Green spaces, including Homer Watson Park and Willowlake Park Greenway, are very well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, making it very easy to access them from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood. This area is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case near Highway 401.