Whitchurch-Stouffville real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Whitchurch-Stouffville are reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case closer to Highway 404 or one of the railway lines. Parks are sparse, making it rather challenging to access them. Still, there are approximately 20 green spaces nearby for residents to relax in.
Whitchurch-Stouffville is very car friendly. It is very easy to find a parking spot. In contrast, the public transit service in this town is not very frequent. Nonetheless, there is the Stouffville Station and Lincolnville Station with access to the Stouffville Line. There are a few bus lines. Walking is not very practical for property owners in Whitchurch-Stouffville as almost no common errands can be run on foot. Despite the fact that certain bike-friendly pockets exist, this town is also not especially appropriate for bicycling since Whitchurch-Stouffville has a fairly poor cycling infrastructure, and there is a considerable amount of hills.
Whitchurch-Stouffville experienced its largest building boom after the year 2000, so most of the available housing is from this era. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this town is an important part of its character. Around 90% of the units in the town are occupied by homeowners and 10% are rented. This town is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Parents may consider it challenging for their children to get to high schools and primary schools on foot. Likewise, daycares are not numerous and thus may require a very long walk to get to. Families benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. Concerning eating, it is very rarely an option for property owners in Whitchurch-Stouffville to do groceries in one of approximately 10 stores on foot. There are also a few opportunities for those who care about restaurants and cafes in close proximity.