East Credit real estate guide & listings for sale
East Credit is a reasonably good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm atmosphere. This part of Mississauga is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however noise can be bothersome near Highway 401, Highway 403 or the railway line. Lastly, it is very easy to access green spaces in the neighbourhood, since there are about 40 of them close by for residents to unwind in, like Hyde's Mill Hollow and Credit Meadows.
Cars are a very good transportation option in East Credit. It is easy to come across a place to park, and nearby highways, such as Highway 403, are easy to reach from any location in this neighbourhood. In contrast, East Credit is not an especially pleasant part of Mississauga for moving around by public transit. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is connected by approximately 20 bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. East Credit is quite cycling-friendly as the bicycling infrastructure is reasonably comprehensive. It is sometimes difficult for people walking to navigate East Credit as few daily errands can be run without needing to use a vehicle.
The predominant housing types in East Credit are single detached homes and townhouses. About half of properties in this part of Mississauga were constructed between 1990 and 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 2000s. This part of the city is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About 85% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 15% are renters.
A grocery store is typically reachable within a rather short walk from most houses for sale in East Credit. Likewise, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of options, and a small selection of coffee shops is available as well. In terms of education, in East Credit, families will generally be able to access primary schools on foot. However, families may consider it difficult to reach high schools as a pedestrian. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools.