Richvale real estate guide & listings for sale
Richvale is a reasonably good community to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed environment. Green spaces are especially well-spread out and there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to visit, making it easy to get to them. The noise levels in this community are also reasonably low, as the streets tend to be quite calm - although that is not the case close to Highway 407.
Driving is a great mode of transportation in this community. Coming across a parking spot is generally easy. In contrast, commuting by transit can be occasionally difficult in Richvale as a result of the infrequent service. Thankfully, the community is connected by about 20 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically very close. Travelling on foot is not especially practical for home buyers in Richvale because few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. This part of the town is also not very appropriate for cycling since the bicycling network is rather limited, and bicycle riders encounter quite a few slopes.
In Richvale, about 60% of dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. This community offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around 85% of the dwellings in Richvale and 15% are occupied by renters. Roughly 40% of homes in this community were constructed in the 1980s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s.
Parents and their children will appreciate that wherever their home is situated in Richvale, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. However, daycares are not particularly abundant and accordingly tend to require a long walk to get to. With regards to food, it is easy to reach the nearest grocery store by walking from any location in this part of Richmond Hill. Additionally, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of options, and there are also around 10 coffee shops in Richvale.