Rural Richmond Hill real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Rural Richmond Hill are quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case around the railway line or Highway 404. Parks are spread out sporadically, resulting in them being occasionally hard to access from numerous locations in the neighbourhood. Still, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to discover.
The best method to get around in this part of the town is very often a car. The majority of houses for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway, such as Highway 404, and it is very easy to find a parking spot. In contrast, this area is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, residents can count on the Gormley Station on the Richmond Hill Line. There are approximately 20 bus lines, and most houses are close to a bus stop. Rural Richmond Hill is not very well-suited for those who travel by foot as running common errands is inconvenient by walking. It is also challenging to get around by bike in this area since bike riders encounter a significant amount of elevation changes, and the bicycling infrastructure is rather poor.
Homeowners occupy nearly 90% of the properties in the neighbourhood whereas the remainder are rented. In this area, the majority of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining properties are mainly townhouses. This neighbourhood experienced its biggest building boom after the year 2000, so most of the available housing stock is from this era. This part of the town offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Families may consider it difficult for their children to get to high schools and primary schools on foot. Residents are served by public and private secondary schools. Moreover, families may consider it very hard to access daycares as a pedestrian. Concerning eating, getting to the closest grocery store by walking is practical for some, but not all, house buyers in Rural Richmond Hill. There are also a few choices for those who value restaurants and cafes in close proximity.