East Credit real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of East Credit is exemplified by its calm ambience. There are approximately 40 public green spaces close by for residents to enjoy, including Carolyn Creek and River Grove, which makes them very easy to access. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets tend to be calm - although that is not the case near Highway 403, Highway 401 or the railway line.
East Credit is cycling-friendly as this area is home to a fairly good bicycling infrastructure. East Credit is also suitable for walking; many common errands can be run on foot. The best approach to get around in this area is very often driving. It is a rather short car ride to the nearest highway, such as Highway 403, from any location in this part of the city, and it is convenient to park. In contrast, the public transit service in East Credit is not especially frequent. Thankfully, residents benefit from about 20 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most residences.
The homes in this area are very new, since around half of its dwellings were built in the 1990s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 2000s. The housing stock of this neighbourhood is composed predominantly of single detached homes and row houses. About 85% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 15% are rented. However this area is particularly good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
It is easy to reach the closest grocery store by walking in East Credit. In addition, this neighbourhood is a good place in which to go out to eat, and there are also a few coffee shops in East Credit. It is also a reasonably short distance to a decent choice of clothing stores. When it comes to education, primary schools are easy to walk to from anywhere in this part of the city. However, parents may consider it challenging for their kids to get to high schools on foot. Residents can choose between public and private elementary schools.