Riverside real estate guide & listings for sale
Riverside is very quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Parks aren't well-distributed, which makes it very hard to get to them.
Cars are an excellent transportation option in Riverside. Coming across a place to park is easy. However, Riverside is not an especially pleasant part of Ajax for getting around by public transit. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and the nearest bus stop is usually close by. Moving around by bicycle is challenging in Riverside as the cycling infrastructure is not very well-developed, and there is a significant amount of hills. This part of the town is also not very conducive to those who travel by foot as very few day-to-day needs can be met by walking.
Riverside experienced its largest construction boom between 1990 and 2000, so most of the available housing is from this time period. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing the vast majority of dwellings in this area, and the rest of the properties are mainly townhouses. Homeowners occupy roughly all of the units in Riverside whereas renters occupy the remainder. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this neighbourhood.
Property owners in Riverside usually have to rely on a car to do groceries. Nonetheless, it is generally a rather short distance to the closest pharmacy, which can supply some staple foods. A limited selection of restaurants is available in this area as well. As far as education is concerned, in Riverside, parents and their kids will typically be able to reach primary schools and daycares on foot. In contrast, it can be challenging to get to high schools on foot.