Dorset Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Dorset Park offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. Most areas in this neighbourhood are very quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, public green spaces are easy to access, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in and the majority of properties have a park within walking distance.
Moving around by car is very convenient in this part of Milton. It is very easy to come across a parking spot, and most homes for sale are a rather short car ride from the closest highway. However, the public transit service in Dorset Park is quite poor. Dorset Park is not very bicycling-friendly because there are a good number of elevation changes to challenge cyclists, and there are few bike lanes. It is also sometimes difficult for pedestrians to get around in this area as few day-to-day needs can be carried out without the use of a car.
The majority of the housing stock of Dorset Park consists of single detached homes and large apartment buildings, and the rest are mainly townhouses. This area has a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and renters make up the remainder. Roughly 45% of homes in this part of Milton were built between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1990s.
Families will value that wherever their house is located in Dorset Park, daycares and schools are close by. Parents have the choice between public and private elementary schools. Regarding food, it is frequently an option for property owners in Dorset Park to do their grocery shopping on foot. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who care about close by restaurants and cafes.