Erin Mills real estate guide & listings for sale
Erin Mills offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Mississauga is quiet, as the streets tend to be quite tranquil - however noise can be bothersome close to Highway 403. Lastly, getting to public green spaces in the neighbourhood, including Riverwood Park and Woodhurst Heights, is very easy, since there are approximately 30 of them nearby for residents to unwind in, like Tom Chater Memorial Park and Glen Erin Trail.
Erin Mills is very car friendly. Nearby highways, such as Highway 403, are quite easy to drive to from any home in this neighbourhood, and it is straightforward to park. In contrast, the public transit network in Erin Mills is not especially practical. Nevertheless, there are around 10 bus lines, and it is very convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most houses. Travelling on foot is not especially feasible for house buyers in this area as few common errands can be run without the use of a car. However, bicycling is convenient in Erin Mills because there are many bike lanes.
Roughly 45% of homes in Erin Mills were constructed between 1980 and 1990, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s. The housing stock of this neighbourhood is composed predominantly of single detached homes and row houses. Roughly 90% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 10% are rented. This part of Mississauga offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
It is easy to access the nearest supermarket by walking in Erin Mills. In addition, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a fair number of opportunities, and a small selection of cafes can be found as well. With regards to education, in Erin Mills, families will usually be able to reach primary schools on foot. However, high schools are not especially numerous and consequently tend to require a rather long walk to get to.