Stevenson real estate guide & listings for sale
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Stevenson. Parks are especially well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore, which results in them being easy to reach from most locations within this neighbourhood. It remains relatively serene in this part of the city, as there are very few people out and about on the streets.
The favoured method to get around in Stevenson is usually driving. It is very easy to find a place to park, and many real estate listings are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Highway 401. On the other hand, residents using public transit may have few options in this part of the city as a result of the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, commuters profit from the Oshawa Station on the Lakeshore East Line. There are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Walking is not very feasible for home buyers in this part of the city since very few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
Most of the housing growth in Stevenson took place in the 1960s and 1970s. Townhouses are the most common housing type, representing the vast majority of dwellings in this area, and the remaining properties are mainly single detached homes. Homeowners occupy about 80% of the units in the neighbourhood and 20% are rented. This part of the city also has quite a good variety of unit sizes; there is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this area.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in Stevenson. Moreover, there are only a few daycares and consequently they can be a long walk away. When it comes to food, home buyers in Stevenson commonly need a car to reach the closest supermarket. There are also a limited number of choices for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes.