Amberlea real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Amberlea is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. This area is very quiet, as the streets are usually very peaceful. Lastly, although Amberlea is not home to any parks, green spaces are especially well-distributed in nearby neighbourhoods, making it easy to reach them.
Driving is very often the best transportation option in Amberlea. It is straightforward to come across a parking spot, and nearby highways are reasonably easy to reach from any location in this neighbourhood. On the other hand, the public transit service in Amberlea is not very frequent. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. Amberlea is not very well-suited for those who travel by foot as very few common errands can be run on foot. The bike is a rather limited method of transportation in this part of Pickering because the cycling network is not very well-developed, and there are a good number of elevation changes.
About 40% of properties in Amberlea were constructed in the 1980s, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this neighbourhood is an important part of its character. Homeowners occupy nearly 95% of the units in the neighbourhood whereas the rest are rented. However this neighbourhood is particularly good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
Parents and their schoolchildren will value that no matter where their home is situated in Amberlea, schools and daycares are nearby. Residents benefit from public and private primary schools. In terms of food, it is convenient to access the nearest supermarket on foot from most homes for sale in Amberlea. There are also a few options for those who care about restaurants and cafes within walking distance.