Mount Olive-Silverstone-Jamestown real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy Mount Olive-Silverstone-Jamestown. There is a fair amount of greenery in this neighbourhood; the majority of locations within the neighbourhood have good access to public green spaces, like West Humber Parkland and Thackeray Park, since there are approximately 10 of them close by for residents to explore. Residents will also find that numerous tree-lined streets are prominent. This part of the city is reasonably quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several noisier sections, especially close to the railway line.
Mount Olive-Silverstone-Jamestown allows homeowners to travel by various means of transportation. This part of the city is well-suited for walking, although daily errands are at times challenging to run without the use of a car. In contrast, travelling by bicycle is sometimes challenging in Mount Olive-Silverstone-Jamestown because the topography is not particularly flat. Nevertheless, the bicycling infrastructure is quite well-developed. This part of the city benefits from a reasonably good public transit system. For instance, property owners have access to around 10 bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally very close. Cars are also a very good transportation option in this area. The majority of homes for sale are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway, and it is easy to park.
Large apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing around 60% of buildings in Mount Olive-Silverstone-Jamestown, whereas the rest are mainly single detached homes and townhouses. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. The split between homeowners and renters is about even. About 45% of homes in this neighbourhood were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
It is a rather short walk to get to schools and daycares from most properties for sale in Mount Olive-Silverstone-Jamestown. At the secondary level, there are both public and private schools. When it comes to food, the nearest supermarket in Mount Olive-Silverstone-Jamestown is usually only a short walk away. Additionally, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and there are also a few coffee shops in this part of the city. It is also easy to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot.