Richmond Heights real estate guide & listings for sale
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Richmond Heights. Public green spaces are easy to reach since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out. Lastly, this area is relatively serene, thanks to the presence of very few people out and about on the streets.
This area is very car friendly. It is especially convenient to park, and most properties for sale are a very short drive from the closest highway. However, residents using public transit may have limited choices in Richmond Heights due to the low service level. Nevertheless, homeowners are served by a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most properties. It is difficult for pedestrians to move around in Richmond Heights since carrying out daily needs is sometimes challenging.
The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Richmond Heights is an important part of its character. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood happened in the 1960s and 1970s. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 80% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 20% are rented.
It is a reasonably short walk to get to primary schools from anywhere in this area. However, Richmond Heights does not have any high schools. In terms of food, in all but a limited number of cases, a car is required to do groceries. Nevertheless, pharmacies are generally convenient to get to on foot and sell some staple foods. Those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of options.