Rosebank real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Rosebank is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. The noise levels in this part of the city are quite low, as the streets tend to be reasonably tranquil - although that is not the case around the railway line or Highway 401. Finally, it is easy to get to parks from the majority of locations in the neighbourhood and there are a few of them close by for residents to unwind in.
Cars are a great mode of transportation in Rosebank. It is a short drive to the closest highway from anywhere in this neighbourhood, and it is especially convenient to park. However, the public transit system in this area is fairly poor. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Cycling is difficult in Rosebank because there is a considerable amount of elevation changes, and Rosebank is home to a quite poor bicycling infrastructure. Walking is also not very practical for property owners in Rosebank as very few common errands can be run on foot.
About one third of homes in Rosebank were constructed in the 1980s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s. Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in this part of Pickering. Roughly 95% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the rest are rented. Notably, this neighbourhood is good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
Home buyers in Rosebank generally have to use a vehicle to purchase groceries. Nevertheless, getting to the nearest pharmacy and consequently some basic food items is typically convenient. With respect to education, parents and their children will appreciate that wherever their house is located in Rosebank, primary schools are close by. In contrast, Rosebank does not contain any high schools. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.