Orillia real estate guide & listings for sale
The noise levels in Orillia are reasonably low, as the streets are generally tranquil - although that is not the case near Highway 11 or Highway 12.
Orillia is very car friendly. It is very convenient to park, and nearby highways, such as Highway 12, are reasonably easy to access from anywhere in this city. It is inconvenient for pedestrians to navigate Orillia because very few common errands can be run on foot.
In Orillia, roughly 55% of dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. About one third of properties in this city were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This city also has a good choice of housing sizes - it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the dwellings in the city are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented.
A fraction of home buyers in Orillia may be able to travel to one of around 10 supermarkets on foot, while others will have to turn to another means of transportation. There are also a few choices for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. As far as education is concerned, in this city, families will usually be able to reach primary schools by walking. In contrast, it can be difficult to access high schools as a pedestrian. Parents can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level.