Highbush real estate guide & listings for sale
Highbush is a great neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed atmosphere. This part of the city is very quiet, as the streets tend to be very calm. Lastly, many locations within the neighbourhood have good access to green spaces, including Rouge Park, and there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore.
Driving is usually the favoured way to get around in Highbush. Finding a place to park is quite easy, and it is a rather short car ride to the closest highway from any location in this area. In contrast, the public transit system in this neighbourhood is not very accessible. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and the nearest bus stop is usually just around the corner. Walking is not very feasible for residents in Highbush because very few daily needs can be met without the use of a vehicle. Cycling is also difficult in Highbush since the cycling infrastructure is fairly poor, and the topography is not especially flat.
In Highbush, around two thirds of dwellings are single detached homes, while townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood took place in the 1990s. This part of the city is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Nearly 90% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented.
In Highbush, families will typically be able to get to daycares and primary schools by walking. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this neighbourhood. With regards to eating, purchasing one's groceries very often necessitates the use of a car in this area.