Bayview Hill real estate guide & listings for sale
Bayview Hill offers a calm ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This area is reasonably quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, there are a few parks close by for residents to visit and they are especially well-distributed, which results in them being easy to get to from most locations within Bayview Hill.
Cars are a great transportation option in Bayview Hill. Coming across a place to park is easy, and the majority of homes for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway. On the other hand, Bayview Hill is not particularly transit friendly. Nevertheless, there are approximately 10 bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and it is straightforward to find a nearby bus stop from most residences. Although the cycling infrastructure is quite well-developed, the bike is a sometimes poor means of transportation in this part of Richmond Hill as there are a good number of elevation changes. Bayview Hill is also not particularly convenient for walking as few day-to-day errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
Nearly 95% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas the remainder are renters. Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in this part of the town. About half of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed in the 1980s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1990s. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Parents and their schoolchildren will appreciate the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of houses for sale in Bayview Hill. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found. However, daycares are not particularly plentiful and therefore not always within walking distance. With regards to food, a car is often needed in Bayview Hill to reach the closest supermarket. Nevertheless, pharmacies are typically easy to get to on foot and supply some staple foods. A restaurant is often just around the corner.