Hermitage real estate guide & listings for sale
Hermitage is great for those who like quiet areas, as the streets tend to be very peaceful. Green spaces aren't well-spread out, making it very hard to get to them from most locations within this part of Ajax.
Driving is a very good transportation option in Hermitage. Most homes for sale are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway, and coming across a place to park is easy. On the other hand, the public transit service in Hermitage is not particularly frequent. Nevertheless, homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most residences. The bicycle is a rather limited mode of transportation in Hermitage because the cycling network is fairly poor, and there are a good number of slopes. Most homes for sale in this area are located in places that are also not especially conducive to walking since few common errands can be run on foot.
The homes in this neighbourhood are relatively new, since about half of its buildings were built between 1990 and 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s. The large percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this neighbourhood is an important part of its character. Homeowners occupy roughly 95% of the units in Hermitage whereas the rest are rented. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Families will appreciate that wherever their home is located in this area, primary schools and daycares are close by. However, there are no high schools in Hermitage. Concerning eating, doing one's groceries often demands the use of a vehicle in Hermitage. Nonetheless, getting to the closest pharmacy and thus some basic food items is typically convenient. There are also a limited number of options for those who appreciate restaurants in close proximity.