Crosby real estate guide & listings for sale
Crosby offers a calm ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This area is quiet overall, as the streets are peaceful - although there are still several louder sections, especially closer to the railway line. Lastly, accessing parks is easy in the neighbourhood since there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to visit.
Active home buyers will welcome the quite pedestrian-friendly nature of Crosby, although common amenities such as post offices or banks can be an occasionally long walk away. On the other hand, Crosby is not particularly conducive to cycling as there are a fair number of hills, and the cycling network is somewhat poor. This part of the town is very car friendly. It is easy to find a parking spot. In contrast, the public transit system in Crosby is not especially accessible. Nonetheless, house owners can count on the Richmond Hill Station on the Richmond Hill Line. The neighbourhood is connected by approximately 20 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally very close.
In Crosby, about one third of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This part of Richmond Hill has a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of homeowners and renters are about even. The homes in this area are quite old, because around one third of its buildings were built before the 1960s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s.
It is typically possible for home buyers in Crosby to shop for their groceries on foot. Moreover, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of choices, and there are also a few cafes in this area. With regards to education, in Crosby, families will generally be able to access both primary and secondary schools by walking. Families are served by public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. On the other hand, parents may find it challenging for their children to access daycares on foot.