Devonsleigh real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere will enjoy Devonsleigh. Parks are especially well-situated and there are approximately 10 of them nearby for residents to unwind in, resulting in them being easy to get to from a large number of locations within this part of Richmond Hill. This neighbourhood is also reasonably good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are quite tranquil - however noise can be problematic near the railway line.
Driving is very often the preferred transportation option in this part of Richmond Hill. It is straightforward to park. On the other hand, the public transit service in Devonsleigh is not very frequent. Thankfully, there are approximately 20 bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are commonly nearby. The bicycle is a somewhat poor mode of transportation in Devonsleigh since the topography is not especially flat. Thankfully, the bicycling infrastructure is reasonably good. Devonsleigh is also not very well-suited for walking since running daily errands is challenging on foot.
The homes in this part of Richmond Hill are very modern, because about half of its dwellings were constructed in the 1990s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 2000s. Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in this neighbourhood. Roughly 80% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the remainder are rented. This part of the town offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Parents and their kids will value the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from most homes for sale in Devonsleigh. Residents have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. However, parents and their kids may consider it difficult to access daycares as a pedestrian. With regards to food, property owners in Devonsleigh often have to turn to a car to travel to the closest grocery store. Nevertheless, it is generally a reasonably short walk to the nearest pharmacy, which can supply some basic food items. There are also around 20 restaurants and cafes in this part of Richmond Hill.