Cataraqui River East, Kingston, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
About one third of properties in Cataraqui River East were constructed between 1980 and 1990, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s. Large apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing around 40% of dwellings in this neighbourhood, but single detached homes and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy roughly two thirds of the dwellings in Cataraqui River East whereas the rest are rented. This part of Kingston has a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Read more about Cataraqui River East real estate
Cataraqui River East is especially car friendly. Coming across a parking spot is quite easy. In contrast, the public transit network in this part of the city is not very convenient. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and the closest bus stop is usually very close. Cataraqui River East is not very convenient for walking as carrying out daily needs is challenging.
The closest grocery store in Cataraqui River East is generally only a rather short walk away. There are also a few opportunities for those who value restaurants and cafes in close proximity. As far as education is concerned, secondary schools are convenient to reach on foot from anywhere in Cataraqui River East. On the other hand, this part of the city does not have any primary schools.
The character of Cataraqui River East is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. There are about 10 green spaces close by for residents to relax in and they are very well-spread out, which makes them easy to reach. This neighbourhood is very quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic.