Richvale real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Richvale. This area is quiet, as the streets are peaceful - however noise can be an issue closer to Highway 407. Finally, public green spaces are especially well-situated and there are approximately 10 of them close by for residents to discover, resulting in them being easy to get to from a large number of locations within Richvale.
Getting around by car is very convenient in Richvale. Parking is easy. However, getting around by transit can be at times challenging in Richvale due to the infrequent service. Nevertheless, residents have access to approximately 20 bus lines, and it is very convenient to find a nearby bus stop from most houses. Richvale is not very bike-friendly as cyclists are faced with a significant amount of slopes, and the bicycling infrastructure is not very comprehensive. Richvale is also not especially conducive to walking since few day-to-day needs can be carried out without the use of a vehicle.
In Richvale, many buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This part of the town is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About 85% of the properties in the community are occupied by homeowners and 15% are rented. Roughly 40% of homes in this area were constructed between 1980 and 1990, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s.
A supermarket is usually accessible within a rather short walk from most properties for sale in this area. Furthermore, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and a small variety of coffee shops can be found as well. With respect to education, it is a reasonably short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from most houses for sale in this part of the town. In contrast, daycares are not very abundant and consequently not always within walking distance.