Bayview real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy Bayview. There are a few parks nearby for residents to visit, making it easy to access them. The noise levels in this part of Burlington are also low, as the streets tend to be reasonably tranquil - although that is not the case near the railway line or Highway 403.
The preferred transportation option in Bayview is usually driving. It is very convenient to park, and many homes for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway, such as Highway 403. However, the public transit service in Bayview is not very frequent. Thankfully, property owners benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes. It is difficult to commute by bike in Bayview as there are few bike lanes, and there is a considerable amount of slopes. Bayview is also not very convenient for those who travel by foot because very few common errands can be run without needing to resort to a car.
Roughly one third of dwellings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Bayview, while the remainder are mainly single detached homes and townhouses. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 60% of the units in Bayview and 40% are rented. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood has taken place following the year 2000.
House buyers in this neighbourhood will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a few restaurants and cafes in Bayview. When it comes to education, parents may find it challenging for their kids to get to high schools and primary schools on foot. In addition, there are only a few daycares and consequently they can be a long walk away.