Observatory real estate guide & listings for sale

The character of Observatory is exemplified by its calm environment. There are a few parks close by for residents to explore, resulting in them being very easy to reach from many locations in the neighbourhood. This part of the town is also quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite loud, especially near the railway line.

Transportation

This neighbourhood is convenient for those who travel by foot; many common errands can be run without the use of a car. On the other hand, Observatory is not very bicycling-friendly as the cycling infrastructure is rather limited, and the terrain is not particularly flat. Observatory is a very good part of Richmond Hill for travelling by car. Finding a place to park is easy. In contrast, Observatory is not especially transit friendly. Thankfully, there are about 10 bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most properties.

Housing

In Observatory, roughly 45% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, while single detached homes and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This part of the town is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly two thirds of the properties in the neighbourhood while the remainder are rented. The homes in this neighbourhood are relatively new, since roughly 40% of its dwellings were built in the 1990s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 2000s.

Services

It is frequently possible for home buyers in this neighbourhood to buy groceries on foot. Likewise, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of options, and there are also a few coffee shops in this area. Residents have access to a good number of clothing stores within walking distance. With regards to education, daycares and schools are convenient to get to on foot from anywhere in Observatory. Residents are served by public and private primary schools.

Neighbourhood Listings

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VALERIE RAPHAEL, RE/MAX Hallmark Chay Realty
MLS® #: N4825303
NEW

$599,900

311 - 100 OBSERVATORY LANE, Richmond Hill, ON, L4C 1T4

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2 + 1 bed|2 bath|N/A sqft|condo
CENTURY 21 PERCY FULTON LTD.
MLS® #: N4824124
NEW

$1,650

102 CHURCH ST S, Richmond Hill, ON, L4C 1W3

2 bed|1 bath|N/A sqft
AIMHOME REALTY INC.
MLS® #: N4822075
NEW

$618,000

3 - 21 ELGIN MILLS RD W, Richmond Hill, ON, L4C 0R5

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3 + 1 bed|2 bath|N/A sqft|condo
HOMELIFE LANDMARK REALTY INC.
MLS® #: N4819975
NEW

$648,000

17 - 95 WELDRICK RD E, Richmond Hill, ON, L4C 0H6

3 bed|3 bath|N/A sqft|townhouse
VICTORIA ZHANG, RE/MAX Realtron Realty Inc
MLS® #: N4818991
NEW

$2,099,999

253 CHURCH ST S, Richmond Hill, ON, L4C 1W9

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4 + 1 bed|6 bath|N/A sqft|house
REALTY EXECUTIVES PRIORITY ONE LIMITED
MLS® #: N4819684
NEW

$1,950

320 - 9471 YONGE ST, Richmond Hill, ON, L4C 0Z5

2 bed|1 bath|N/A sqft
HOMELIFE BROADWAY REALTY INC.
MLS® #: N4816268
UPDATED

$1,450,000

320 SUSSEX AVE, Richmond Hill, ON, L4C 2G7

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4 bed|4 bath|N/A sqft|house
CENTURY 21 KING'S QUAY REAL ESTATE INC.
MLS® #: N4812433

$2,700

36 ESTORIL ST, Richmond Hill, ON, L4C 0B6

4 bed|4 bath|N/A sqft
Anna Narasimhan, RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Ltd
MLS® #: N/A
EXCLUSIVE

$599,000

907 - 9471 YONGE ST, Richmond Hill, ON, L4C 0Z5

2 bed|2 bath|788 sqft|townhouse
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