Northglen real estate guide & listings for sale
Northglen offers a wide variety of green spaces to enjoy. There are about 10 parks close by for residents to explore and they are very well-distributed, which results in them being easy to get to from many locations within Northglen. Finally, since there are very few pedestrians, this part of the city is relatively quiet.
The car is usually the favoured transportation option in this part of the city. It is very convenient to come across a place to park. On the other hand, Northglen is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most properties. Walking is not very feasible for house buyers in this part of Oshawa because very few common errands can be run without the use of a car.
In Northglen, roughly 90% of dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings. This part of Oshawa is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 90% of the units in the neighbourhood while the rest are rented. Around one third of properties in this part of the city were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
Home buyers in Northglen generally have to use a car to do groceries. Nonetheless, pharmacies are typically easy to reach on foot and provide some staple foods. Residents of Northglen can enjoy a few restaurants as well. As far as education is concerned, in this neighbourhood, families will commonly be able to access primary schools by walking. In contrast, high schools are not especially numerous and accordingly may require a rather long walk to get to.