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Forest Hill

Forest Hill is a neighbourhood within Kitchener, Ontario, which is located in the Kitchener - Cambridge - Waterloo metropolitan area.


Forest Hill is quite well-suited for walking; meeting daily needs is convenient. This part of Kitchener is also reasonably suited for cycling since the cycling infrastructure is well-developed. Residents using public transit may have limited choices in Forest Hill due to the low service level. Thankfully, property owners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most homes. However, cars are an excellent mode of transportation in this part of the city. Nearby highways, such as Highway 7, are very easy to drive to from any location in Forest Hill, and it is straightforward to park.


House buyers in this part of Kitchener will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. Furthermore, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner. It is also easy to reach a number of clothing stores on foot. With regards to education, in this part of the city, parents and their children will usually be able to get to daycares and schools on foot.


The character of Forest Hill is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. Most areas in this part of Kitchener are reasonably quiet, as the streets are usually calm - although that is not the case close to Highway 7. Finally, it is very easy to access parks since there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore.


In Forest Hill, the majority of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This part of the city offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly two thirds of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and one third are rented. This neighbourhood experienced its main construction boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available homes are from this era.