Gateway real estate guide & listings for sale
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Gateway. There are around 10 parks nearby for residents to check out, such as Derry West Greenbelt and Dunton Athletic Fields, and they are very well-spread out, resulting in them being easy to reach from the majority of locations in Gateway. It is relatively serene in this part of the city, since there are very few pedestrians.
Getting around by car is especially convenient in this part of Mississauga. It is a short drive to the closest highway, such as Highway 407, from anywhere in Gateway, and it is very easy to park. On the other hand, the public transit service in Gateway is sometimes poor. Thankfully, homeowners benefit from approximately 10 bus lines, and it is very easy to get to a nearby bus stop from most properties. Gateway is not very convenient for walking as meeting daily needs is difficult by walking. Getting around by bicycle is also challenging in Gateway as the cycling network is rather limited, and riding is rendered arduous by the often hilly topography.
The housing stock of Gateway is composed primarily of single detached homes and townhouses. Most housing in this neighbourhood was constructed after the year 2000, during its biggest construction boom. This part of Mississauga is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 90% of the properties in the neighbourhood and 10% are rented.
Getting to one of about 10 supermarkets on foot is feasible for some, but not all, property owners in Gateway. On the other hand, Gateway is a good place in which to eat out, and a small number of cafes can be found as well. Regarding education, parents may consider it difficult for their kids to access high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. Likewise, daycares are not plentiful and thus not always within walking distance. Families benefit from public and private elementary schools.