Riverview real estate guide & listings for sale
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Riverview. There are a few public green spaces close by for residents to visit, making it easy to reach them from numerous locations within this neighbourhood. Lastly, since there are few people out and about on the streets, this part of the city is relatively quiet, although noise levels are higher closer to the railway line.
Driving is a very good transportation option in Riverview. It is especially convenient to park. However, the public transit system in Riverview is not particularly accessible. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. It is at times challenging for pedestrians to get around in this neighbourhood because few daily errands can be run on foot. The bicycle is a rather limited method of transportation in this part of the city since bike riders are faced with quite a few elevation changes, and the bicycling infrastructure is not very extensive.
In Riverview, about 40% of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This neighbourhood also has a good selection of unit sizes - houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters. Most housing in this area was built prior to the 1960s, during its most significant building boom.
A grocery store is usually reachable within a rather short walk from any location in this area. Moreover, there is commonly a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. It is also convenient to access a number of clothing stores on foot. As far as education is concerned, both primary and secondary schools are easy to walk to from anywhere in this part of the city. At the primary level, there are both public and private schools. However, daycares are not particularly numerous and thus may require an extended walk to get to.