Whitchurch-Stouffville real estate guide & listings for sale
Whitchurch-Stouffville is good for those who enjoy quiet surroundings, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially around Highway 404 or one of the railway lines. Reaching green spaces is rather challenging in the town since they are spread out sporadically. Still, there are around 20 parks nearby for residents to check out.
Getting around by car is very convenient in this town. It is very convenient to park. In contrast, this town is not a very pleasant part of the Toronto metropolitan area for moving around by public transit. Nonetheless, there is the Stouffville Station and Lincolnville Station with access to the Stouffville Line. The town is linked by a few bus lines. The bike is a somewhat poor method of transportation in Whitchurch-Stouffville since the bicycling network is not very comprehensive, and there is a considerable amount of slopes. Nonetheless, certain enjoyable pockets for bicycling exist. It is also very difficult for pedestrians to get around in this town since almost no common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing around three quarters of dwellings in Whitchurch-Stouffville, while townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This town offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around 90% of the properties in Whitchurch-Stouffville while the rest are rented. A majority of the housing growth in this town has occurred following the year 2000.
There are only a few high schools and primary schools in Whitchurch-Stouffville and accordingly they can be a long walk away. In addition, it can be very difficult to reach daycares as a pedestrian. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. In terms of food, it is very rarely practical for house buyers in Whitchurch-Stouffville to access one of about 10 supermarkets on foot.