Unionville real estate guide & listings for sale
Unionville offers a calm environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. The noise levels in this area are reasonably low, as the streets are generally quite peaceful - although that is not the case near the railway line or Highway 407. Lastly, public green spaces are easy to access since there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to discover.
Cars are a great transportation option in this neighbourhood. It is very easy to park, and the majority of houses for sale are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway, such as Highway 407. However, the public transit network in this part of the city is sometimes poor. Nevertheless, property owners can count on the Unionville Station on the Stouffville Line. House owners are served by approximately 20 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most houses. Unionville is not especially convenient for walking because few common errands can be run without the use of a car. The bicycle is a somewhat poor means of transportation in Unionville since the topography is not especially flat, and there are few bike lanes.
In Unionville, most dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. This neighbourhood also has a good variety of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy around 85% of the properties in Unionville and 15% are rented. Around one third of properties in this part of the city were constructed between 1980 and 1990, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s.
It is a reasonably short walk to access schools and daycares from any location in this part of the city. Residents have the choice between public and private schools at both the primary and secondary school level. In terms of food, a grocery store is usually accessible within a rather short walk from any location in Unionville. In addition, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of options, and residents can enjoy approximately 10 cafes as well.