Williamsburg real estate guide & listings for sale
Williamsburg is fairly good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
Driving is usually the favoured approach to get around in this neighbourhood. It is very convenient to park. However, Williamsburg is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are generally nearby. It is difficult for pedestrians to get around in this area as many daily needs are inconvenient to carry out on foot.
The buildings in this neighbourhood are very new, because about 45% of its dwellings were constructed following the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. The housing stock of this part of Whitby is composed primarily of single detached homes and townhouses. Nearly 90% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and renters occupy the remainder. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this neighbourhood.
Parents and their schoolchildren will appreciate that wherever their property is located in Williamsburg, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. At the primary level, both public and private schools can be found. However, parents and their kids may consider it difficult to reach daycares as a pedestrian. With regards to food, some, but not all, home buyers in Williamsburg will live within walking distance of the nearest supermarket. There are also a few options for those who value restaurants and cafes in close proximity.