Riverside real estate guide & listings for sale
Riverside is very good for those who enjoy quiet areas, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Parks aren't well-located, which makes them very difficult to get to.
Driving is very often the preferred way to move around in Riverside. It is straightforward to park. On the other hand, Riverside is not an especially pleasant part of Ajax for moving around by public transit. Nonetheless, residents are served by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically close by. A majority of the homes for sale in this area are located in areas that are not very conducive to walking since meeting daily needs is difficult. The bicycle is a rather limited means of transportation in Riverside because the cycling infrastructure is not very well-developed, and bike riders encounter a significant amount of slopes.
Homeowners occupy roughly all of the properties in the neighbourhood whereas the remainder are rented. In this area, about 85% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining dwellings are mainly townhouses. This part of Ajax experienced its biggest building boom in the 1990s, so most of the available housing stock is from this era. However this neighbourhood is notable for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
In Riverside, families will usually be able to access primary schools and daycares by walking. In contrast, there are only a limited number of high schools and consequently they can be an extended walk away. When it comes to food, getting to the nearest supermarket on foot is possible for some, but not all, house buyers in this part of Ajax. There are also a few restaurants in Riverside.