Uplands real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed atmosphere will enjoy Uplands. Reaching green spaces is easy from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to explore. This part of the city is also reasonably good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are generally quite peaceful - however noise can be problematic around Highway 407.
Getting around by car is especially convenient in this part of Vaughan. Nearby highways, such as Highway 407, are very easy to reach from any location in this part of Vaughan, and it is straightforward to find a place to park. However, the public transit network in this neighbourhood is not particularly convenient. Nevertheless, homeowners are served by approximately 10 bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Travelling by bicycle is occasionally difficult in this neighbourhood since the cycling infrastructure is sometimes poor, and there are quite a few hills. Nevertheless, certain bike-friendly pockets exist. Travelling by foot in Uplands is also not very popular, although many daily errands can be run without the use of a car.
Roughly 95% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the rest are rented. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing the vast majority of dwellings in this part of Vaughan, and the remainder are mainly townhouses. Roughly 45% of properties in this neighbourhood were built in the 1980s, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1990s and the 2000s. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this area.
It is easy to access the nearest supermarket by walking in Uplands. Furthermore, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a good number of opportunities, and a small selection of coffee shops can be found as well. In terms of education, families will appreciate the proximity to primary schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from the majority of properties for sale in this neighbourhood. On the other hand, there are no high schools in Uplands.