With a population of over 240,000, the city of Kitchener provides big-city excitement without losing its small-town charm. It’s well known that the people in Kitchener are SO FRIENDLY. With its historic German roots and heritage, the city is host to the annual Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest.
Compared to most other major cities in Southern Ontario, Kitchener is still extremely affordable. Located in the heart of Waterloo Region, Kitchener has some of the most beautiful scenery, excellent job opportunities and family friendly hotspots. The Huron Natural Area is beaming with wildlife and includes 264 acres of forest, wetlands and meadows with hiking trails and creeks.
The median home price for a detached home in Kitchener is $581,500, semi-detached homes are an average of $435,000. Kitchener has been dubbed the next Silicon Valley. With an expanding Google headquarters, other tech companies like Shopify and Vidyard and other tech start-ups are opening offices in Kitchener. For anyone currently in the tech sector or graduating into the field, Kitchener is the place to be. Call us if you are a current homeowner in Kitchener or are exploring the opportunity to purchase.