Woodlands real estate guide & listings for sale
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Woodlands. Although the neighbourhood is not home to any public green spaces, parks are very well-distributed in nearby neighbourhoods, making them easy to get to from most locations within this part of the city. Since there are very few people out and about on the streets, this area is relatively serene.
The best method to navigate Woodlands is very often a car. It is especially convenient to access a parking spot, and most of the street network is built for cars. However, commuting by public transit is occasionally difficult in Woodlands. Thankfully, homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. It is impractical for pedestrians to move around in this neighbourhood as most daily needs are sometimes challenging to carry out on foot. The bike is a rather limited method of transportation in Woodlands because bicycling is rendered difficult by the often sloping terrain, and the bicycling infrastructure is quite poor.
In Woodlands, about two thirds of buildings are single detached homes, while duplexes and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Around 85% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented. Roughly one third of properties in this part of Pickering were constructed between 1980 and 1990, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
It is convenient to reach the nearest supermarket on foot in Woodlands. In addition, this part of the city is a good place in which to go out to eat, and house buyers benefit from a few cafes as well. With respect to education, families will welcome the proximity to schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from the majority of houses for sale in Woodlands.