Highbush real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Highbush. This area is very quiet, as the streets tend to be especially tranquil. Finally, it is very easy to get to parks in the neighbourhood and there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy.
This part of Pickering is very car friendly. Nearby highways are reasonably easy to access from anywhere in Highbush, and it is straightforward to come across a parking spot. However, public transit riders may experience few options in Highbush due to the low service level. Nevertheless, house owners have access to a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Cycling is difficult in Highbush since this part of Pickering has a rather limited cycling infrastructure, and there are a good number of hills. Most houses for sale in this area are located in places that are also not very convenient for walking as very few daily needs can be carried out on foot.
The predominant housing types in Highbush are single detached homes and townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this area occurred between 1990 and 2000. However this part of the city is especially good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes. Nearly 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 10% are renters.
It is very rarely possible for property owners in this area to do groceries on foot. When it comes to education, parents and their kids will value that wherever their home is located in this part of Pickering, primary schools and daycares are close by. In contrast, this neighbourhood does not contain any high schools.