Uplands real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Uplands is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. This part of Vaughan is quiet overall, as the streets are tranquil - although there are still several louder sections, especially near Highway 407. Finally, access to parks is easy from many locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to explore.
The favoured transportation option in Uplands is very often driving. It is very convenient to come across a parking spot, and most houses for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway, such as Highway 407. In contrast, getting around by transit can be occasionally difficult in Uplands due to the low service level. Nevertheless, there are around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are usually nearby. Bicycling is occasionally challenging in Uplands since there is a considerable amount of hills, and the cycling network is not especially extensive. Thankfully, some pleasant areas for cycling can be found. Walking in Uplands is also not very popular, even though most daily needs are convenient to carry out on foot.
Around 45% of homes in Uplands were constructed between 1980 and 1990, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1990s and the 2000s. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this neighbourhood is an important part of its character. Homeowners occupy nearly 95% of the properties in the neighbourhood and 5% are occupied by renters. However this part of the city is notable for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
House buyers in Uplands will welcome that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Likewise, this part of the city is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat, and there are also a few coffee shops in this neighbourhood. It is also easy to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot. As far as education is concerned, it is a reasonably short walk to reach daycares and schools from anywhere in Uplands. At the primary level, there are both public and private schools.