Mill Pond real estate guide & listings for sale
Mill Pond is a reasonably good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed ambience. Green spaces are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them close by for residents to check out, making them easy to reach. This part of Richmond Hill is also reasonably quiet, as the streets tend to be quite peaceful.
The best transportation option in Mill Pond is usually driving. It is very convenient to access a place to park. However, commuting by public transit is at times challenging in Mill Pond. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by about 10 bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. A majority of the houses for sale in this part of Richmond Hill are located in places that are not particularly well-suited for walking since few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. It is also occasionally challenging to travel by bike in Mill Pond since the cycling infrastructure is sometimes poor, and the terrain is not especially flat.
In Mill Pond, most dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings. Around 30% of properties in this part of Richmond Hill were built between 1980 and 1990, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 80% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 20% are rented.
Property owners in this neighbourhood will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Residents benefit from approximately 40 restaurants and coffee shops as well. Regarding education, both primary and secondary schools are convenient to access on foot from any location in Mill Pond. Families benefit from public and private schools at both the primary and high school level. However, families may consider it challenging for their children to get to daycares as a pedestrian.