Rockway real estate guide & listings for sale
Rockway offers a wide variety of green spaces to enjoy. There are a few parks nearby for residents to enjoy and they are very well-situated, making it very easy to reach them. Finally, since there are few pedestrians, this area remains relatively quiet, although noise levels are higher closer to Highway 7, Highway 8 or the railway line.
The car is usually the favoured way to navigate Rockway. It is very convenient to park, and it is a very short car ride to the nearest highway, such as Highway 8, from any location in this neighbourhood. In contrast, public transit users may have limited choices in Rockway as a result of the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically very close. This neighbourhood is not very cycling-friendly because Rockway has a fairly poor bicycling infrastructure, and there are quite a few slopes. There also aren't many pedestrians out on the streets of this area, despite the fact that running daily errands is convenient on foot.
About 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters. In this neighbourhood, the majority of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings. A majority of the houses available in the housing market in this part of the city were built pre-1960, when a large proportion of the housing growth occurred. This neighbourhood has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Both primary and secondary schools are very easy to reach on foot from any location in this area. In contrast, families may consider it challenging to reach daycares as a pedestrian. Concerning food, a supermarket is generally reachable within a rather short walk from anywhere in this area. Moreover, a restaurant is often just around the corner. A good choice of clothing stores is also located within a reasonably short walking distance.