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Columbia Hills

The neighbourhood of Columbia Hills can be found in the city of Waterloo, Ontario.


The preferred mode of transportation in Columbia Hills is usually driving. It is very easy to park. In contrast, travelling by public transit is very hard in Columbia Hills. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and the nearest bus stop is typically relatively close by. The bicycle is a rather limited means of transportation in Columbia Hills as cyclists are faced with quite a few elevation changes, and there are few bike lanes. Many of the homes for sale in this neighbourhood are located in areas that are also not very convenient for walking because meeting day-to-day needs is challenging.


Accessing the nearest grocery store by walking is feasible for some, but not all, home buyers in this part of the city. There are a few options for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes. With regards to education, it is a rather short walk to access primary schools from most properties for sale in Columbia Hills. In contrast, high schools are not very numerous and consequently may require a long walk to get to. Parents are served by public and private primary schools.


Columbia Hills is great for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are usually especially calm. Parks aren't well-distributed, making it occasionally hard to access them. Still, there are around 10 green spaces close by for residents to enjoy.


Columbia Hills experienced its biggest construction boom after the year 2000, so most of the available housing is from this era. In this area, many buildings are single detached homes, and the remainder are mainly townhouses. Homeowners occupy roughly 85% of the properties in the neighbourhood whereas the remainder are rented. This area also has quite a good choice of housing size options; there is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this part of Waterloo.