Erin Mills real estate guide & listings for sale
Erin Mills offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of the city is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially near Highway 403. Finally, there are about 30 public green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in, including Woodhurst Heights and Windy Hollow, making it very easy to get to them.
Cars are an excellent transportation option in Erin Mills. It is a reasonably short car ride to the closest highway, such as Highway 403, from any home in this part of Mississauga, and it is straightforward to park. On the other hand, this area is not particularly transit friendly. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is connected by approximately 10 bus lines, and bus stops are generally nearby. This area is not especially well-suited for those who travel by foot because few common errands can be run without needing to use a car. On the other hand, commuting by bicycle is easy in Erin Mills since there are numerous bike lanes.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing about half of buildings in Erin Mills, whereas the remainder are mainly townhouses. About 45% of properties in this neighbourhood were built between 1980 and 1990, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s. This part of Mississauga is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 90% of the units in Erin Mills whereas the rest are rented.
In this part of the city, families will usually be able to access primary schools by walking. On the other hand, high schools are not especially abundant and consequently not always within walking distance. In terms of food, it is easy to get to the closest supermarket on foot from anywhere in Erin Mills. Residents can enjoy around 30 restaurants and coffee shops as well.