Stevenson real estate guide & listings for sale
Stevenson offers an extensive selection of green spaces to enjoy. Parks are especially well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, which makes it easy to access them from most locations within the neighbourhood. Finally, it remains relatively serene in this area, thanks to the presence of very few pedestrians.
Driving is an excellent means of transportation in Stevenson. The majority of houses for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Highway 401, and coming across a place to park is generally easy. On the other hand, the public transit system in Stevenson is not particularly practical. Nonetheless, homeowners benefit from the Oshawa Station with access to the Lakeshore East Line. The neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and it is very easy to reach a nearby bus stop from most residences. Stevenson is not very suitable for walking as running daily errands is inconvenient.
The predominant housing types in Stevenson are single detached homes and townhouses. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 80% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and the remainder are renters. Most housing in this part of the city was constructed between 1960 and 1980, during its most significant construction boom.
In the majority of cases, a vehicle is needed to buy groceries. There are also about 10 restaurants and cafes in this neighbourhood. As far as education is concerned, there are no high schools and no primary schools in Stevenson. Moreover, daycares are not very abundant and consequently tend to require an extended walk to get to.