Mill Pond real estate guide & listings for sale
Mill Pond offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Richmond Hill is reasonably quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, there are a few parks close by for residents to visit and they are especially well-spread out, which makes them easy to get to from the majority of locations in Mill Pond.
Driving is a very good transportation option in this area. It is straightforward to park. On the other hand, the public transit service in Mill Pond is not particularly frequent. Nonetheless, there are about 10 bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are usually nearby. This part of the town is not particularly well-suited for those who travel by foot since few daily needs can be met by walking. Mill Pond is also not especially bicycling-friendly because the bicycling infrastructure is sometimes poor, and there are a fair number of slopes for cyclists to brave.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Mill Pond is an important part of its character. This part of the town did not experience a single construction boom; the construction of new buildings in this neighbourhood was spread throughout several decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century. This part of Richmond Hill is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Around 80% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 20% are rented.
It is easy to get to the closest grocery store by walking in Mill Pond. Residents can enjoy about 40 restaurants and coffee shops as well. With respect to education, it is a rather short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from anywhere in Mill Pond. Along with public schools, there are private primary and high schools. However, it can be difficult to access daycares on foot.