Uplands real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Uplands. Green spaces are easy to get to since there are a few of them close by for residents to unwind in. The noise levels in this part of the city are also low, as the streets tend to be peaceful - although that is not the case closer to Highway 407.
The favoured method to navigate Uplands is very often a car. Parking is generally easy, and many homes for sale are a short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Highway 407. However, Uplands is not especially transit friendly. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is served by around 10 bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Biking is at times difficult in Uplands since travelling by bicycle is rendered arduous by the typically steep terrain, and Uplands is home to a somewhat poor cycling infrastructure. Thankfully, biking is better in certain areas than others. Walking in Uplands is also not very popular, despite the fact that many common errands can be run without needing to use a vehicle.
Around 45% of properties in Uplands were built in the 1980s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1990s and the 2000s. In this part of the city, the vast majority of dwellings are single detached homes, but townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy roughly 95% of the dwellings in Uplands and the remainder are rented. This area offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
It is often an option for property owners in Uplands to do grocery shopping by walking. In addition, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, for instance along Yonge Street, and a small selection of cafes can be found as well. Residents benefit from a fair number of clothing stores within walking distance. In terms of education, in Uplands, families will generally be able to access schools and daycares by walking. Families have the choice between public and private primary schools.