Langstaff real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Langstaff is exemplified by its calm environment. There are a few parks close by for residents to discover and they are especially well-distributed, which makes it easy to access them. Most areas in this part of the town are quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case closer to Highway 407 or the railway line.
Most houses for sale in this part of Richmond Hill are located in places that are quite suitable for walking; many daily errands can be run on foot. In contrast, travelling by bicycle is challenging in Langstaff since there is a considerable amount of elevation changes, and there are few bike lanes. Driving is a great transportation option in this area. It is a short drive to the nearest highway, such as Highway 407, from anywhere in Langstaff, and it is convenient to park. On the other hand, the public transit system in this part of the town is sometimes poor. Nevertheless, house owners can count on the Langstaff Station on the Richmond Hill Line. There are about 20 bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes.
In Langstaff, about 45% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, while single detached homes and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This part of Richmond Hill is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. About 80% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the rest are rented. The buildings in this part of the town are very modern, because around 60% of its dwellings were built following the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1990s.
Primary schools are straightforward to reach on foot from most properties for sale in Langstaff. In contrast, high schools are not especially plentiful and accordingly not always within walking distance. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. When it comes to eating, a supermarket is ordinarily reachable within a reasonably short walk from anywhere in this part of the town. Likewise, there are a good number of choices for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes. Residents have access to a fair number of nearby clothing stores.