River Terrace real estate guide & listings for sale
River Terrace is quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic.
River Terrace is especially car friendly. It is very convenient to find a parking spot. However, River Terrace is not an especially pleasant part of Thunder Bay for travelling by public transit. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most residences. It is difficult for pedestrians to move around in River Terrace as very few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in River Terrace. This part of Thunder Bay is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while the rest are renters. About 30% of properties in this part of the city were built after the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s.
It can be difficult to reach high schools and primary schools as a pedestrian from properties for sale in River Terrace. Likewise, daycares are not especially numerous and therefore not always within walking distance. In terms of food, in all but a few cases, a car is required in River Terrace to access the nearest grocery store. Nonetheless, pharmacies are typically easy to get to on foot and provide some basic food items. There are also approximately 10 restaurants and coffee shops in River Terrace.