River Terrace real estate guide & listings for sale
The noise levels in River Terrace are quite low, as the streets are usually tranquil.
The preferred mode of transportation in River Terrace is very often a car. It is very convenient to access a parking spot. However, the public transit system in this part of the city is rather limited. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually very close. It is challenging for people walking to navigate River Terrace as very few daily needs can be carried out without the use of a vehicle.
About 90% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 10% are rented. Single detached homes and row houses are the predominant housing type in this part of Thunder Bay. Around 30% of properties in this neighbourhood were built after the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This neighbourhood is especially good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
There are only a few primary schools in this neighbourhood and consequently they can be a long walk away. Moreover, River Terrace does not have any high schools. Furthermore, parents and their children may consider it challenging to reach daycares as a pedestrian. Concerning eating, in all but a few cases, a car is required to purchase groceries. Nevertheless, pharmacies are typically convenient to access on foot and supply some basic food items. A small number of restaurants and cafes are available as well.