Rougemount real estate guide & listings for sale
Rougemount offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. Green spaces, including Rouge Park, are very well-situated and there are a few of them close by for residents to unwind in, resulting in them being very easy to get to from many locations in the neighbourhood. This area is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be quite peaceful - although that is not the case around the railway line or Highway 401.
Driving is an excellent means of transportation in Rougemount. Parking is generally easy, and most properties for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway, such as Highway 401. On the other hand, Rougemount is not particularly transit friendly. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally very close. Most homes for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are not very conducive to walking since very few common errands can be run on foot. Despite the fact that biking is more practical in some areas than others, commuting by bicycle is also difficult in Rougemount because there is a considerable amount of slopes, and Rougemount is home to a quite bad cycling infrastructure.
The large percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Rougemount is an important part of its character. Roughly 45% of properties in this neighbourhood were built between 1980 and 1990, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1990s. This part of the city is particularly good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes. About 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 10% are renters.
Property owners in Rougemount generally have to rely on a car to travel to the nearest supermarket. There are also a few opportunities for those who care about close by restaurants and cafes. As far as education is concerned, families will value that wherever their house is situated in this part of the city, primary schools are close by. In contrast, there are no high schools in Rougemount. Residents are served by public and private elementary schools.