Royal York real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Royal York. The noise levels in this part of the municipality are very low, as the streets are generally very calm. Finally, green spaces are very well-spread out and there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy, which makes them very easy to reach from a large number of locations in Royal York.
Royal York is an extraordinarily convenient part of Delta for moving around by car. It is straightforward to park, and nearby highways are reasonably easy to access from anywhere in this area. However, the public transit service in this neighbourhood is fairly poor. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and it is straightforward to get to a nearby bus stop from most homes. Royal York is not very bicycling-friendly since the cycling network is fairly poor, and there is a considerable amount of elevation changes. It is also impractical for pedestrians to navigate this neighbourhood because very few common errands can be run without having to use a vehicle.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing about 85% of dwellings in Royal York, while duplexes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy nearly 90% of the properties in Royal York while the remainder are rented. A majority of the housing growth in this part of Delta happened in the 1960s and 1970s.
In all but a few cases, a car is needed in this neighbourhood to reach the nearest grocery store. With regards to education, parents and their kids will appreciate that wherever their property is located in Royal York, both primary and secondary schools are close by. However, there are only a few daycares and thus they can be an extended walk away.