Oshawa real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Oshawa is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. Most areas in this city are reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case around one of the railway lines, Highway 401 or the airport (YOO). Finally, there are over 250 public green spaces nearby for residents to check out, making them easy to access from the majority of locations within Oshawa.
Driving is a very good means of transportation in this city. It is very easy to park. However, travelling by transit can be challenging in Oshawa by reason of the infrequent service. Nevertheless, there is the Oshawa Station with access to the Lakeshore East Line. There are approximately 30 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most residences. Walking is not very convenient for property owners in Oshawa since carrying out daily needs is challenging.
Oshawa did not experience a single construction boom; the construction of new buildings in Oshawa was spread throughout multiple decades in recent history. In this city, most buildings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly townhouses. Around three quarters of the dwellings in the city are occupied by homeowners and the rest are rented. This city is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
It is a reasonably short walk to get to primary schools from most houses for sale in this city. On the other hand, parents and their kids may find it difficult to access high schools as a pedestrian. Families have the option of public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. With respect to eating, getting to one of over 50 supermarkets by walking is practical for some, but not all, home buyers in this city. Residents can enjoy over 500 restaurants and coffee shops as well.