Northglen real estate guide & listings for sale
There is a wide variety of green spaces in Northglen. Parks are easy to get to since there are approximately 10 of them nearby for residents to relax in. As there are very few pedestrians, this part of Oshawa is relatively quiet.
The car is usually the best method of transportation in this part of the city. Finding a parking spot is easy. However, Northglen is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and most homes are close to a bus stop. It is challenging for pedestrians to move around in Northglen because very few daily errands can be run on foot.
The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Northglen is an important part of its character. Around one third of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This part of the city is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 90% of the properties in the neighbourhood while the remainder are rented.
Buying one's groceries generally demands the use of a vehicle in this neighbourhood. Nonetheless, getting to the closest pharmacy and thus some staple foods is usually convenient. A limited variety of restaurants can be found in Northglen as well. Regarding education, families will welcome that wherever their house is situated in this neighbourhood, primary schools are nearby. In contrast, it can be difficult to access high schools as a pedestrian.