Donevan real estate guide & listings for sale
Donevan offers a calm environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. Most areas in this part of Oshawa are reasonably quiet, as the streets are peaceful - although that is not the case around the railway line or Highway 401. Lastly, it is easy to access green spaces from most locations in the neighbourhood, since there are about 20 of them nearby for residents to visit and reaching a park from most homes is easy.
Travelling by car is very easy in this part of Oshawa. It is very convenient to find a place to park, and many properties for sale are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, such as Highway 401. In contrast, travelling by public transit is challenging in Donevan. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. This part of Oshawa is not very convenient for those who travel by foot because very few common errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle.
Homeowners occupy roughly 85% of the properties in Donevan and 15% are occupied by renters. Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in this neighbourhood. Most housing in this part of the city was constructed between 1960 and 1980, during its main building boom. This area also has a variety of unit sizes - there is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this neighbourhood.
In this neighbourhood, parents and their schoolchildren will typically be able to access primary schools by walking. In contrast, Donevan does not contain any high schools. In terms of eating, house buyers in this part of Oshawa will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. A limited number of restaurants can be found in Donevan as well.