Mineola real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy Mineola. This part of Mississauga is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although there are still several louder sections, especially near Queen Elizabeth Way or the railway line. Lastly, there are about 20 public green spaces close by for residents to unwind in, including Dellwood Park, and they are very well-situated, which results in them being easy to access from numerous locations in this neighbourhood.
Mineola is an extremely convenient part of Mississauga for driving. Many homes for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway, such as Queen Elizabeth Way, and accessing a parking spot is generally easy. On the other hand, this part of Mississauga is not particularly transit friendly. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and it is easy to reach a nearby bus stop from most properties. This part of the city is not particularly cycling-friendly as the area is not especially flat, and there are few bike lanes. Travelling on foot is also not particularly convenient for residents in Mineola since meeting day-to-day needs is sometimes difficult by walking.
The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Mineola is an important part of its character. Around 45% of homes in this neighbourhood were built prior to the 1960s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. This area offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around 90% of the units in Mineola and the rest are rented.
House buyers in this neighbourhood commonly have to turn to a car to reach the nearest supermarket. Nonetheless, getting to the closest pharmacy and accordingly some basic food items is generally easy. Those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of options, and house buyers are served by a few cafes as well. With respect to education, it is a reasonably short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from anywhere in this area. However, there are only a few daycares and accordingly they can be an extended walk away.