Stoney Creek real estate guide & listings for sale
Stoney Creek is a very good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed environment. There are around 10 public green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy, including Northdale Woods and Forest Hill Woods, which makes them easy to reach. This part of London is also very good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic.
Stoney Creek is very car friendly. It is very easy to come across a parking spot. On the other hand, the public transit system in this area is rather limited. Thankfully, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly close by. Most houses for sale in this neighbourhood are located in areas that are not very well-suited for walking since carrying out daily needs is impractical on foot.
In Stoney Creek, many dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the houses are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. This neighbourhood experienced its most significant building boom following the year 2000, so most of the available properties are from this era. This part of London also has a good selection of unit sizes; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 70% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and the remainder are renters.
In this area, families will often be able to get to both primary and secondary schools on foot. On the other hand, there are only a very small number of daycares and consequently they can be a very long walk away. Concerning food, accessing the nearest grocery store by walking is an option for some, but not all, home buyers in this part of the city. There are also a few restaurants in Stoney Creek.