Orillia real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Orillia are quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case close to Highway 11 or Highway 12.
The car is usually the favoured method to navigate Orillia. Many properties for sale are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, such as Highway 12, and it is especially convenient to park. Orillia is not very well-suited for those who travel by foot as running daily errands is challenging by walking.
Around two thirds of the properties in the city are occupied by homeowners and one third are rented. In this city, many buildings are single detached homes, but small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Around 30% of properties in this city were built before the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This city has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is a rather short walk to access primary schools from any location in Orillia. However, families may consider it difficult for their kids to get to high schools as a pedestrian. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. With regards to food, some, but not all, property owners in Orillia will live within walking distance of one of about 10 grocery stores. There are also a few options for those who care about close by restaurants and cafes.