Thornhill real estate guide & listings for sale
Thornhill is excellent for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are especially tranquil. Accessing green spaces is sometimes challenging within the neighbourhood since they aren't well-distributed. Despite that, there are a few parks close by for residents to visit.
Thornhill is an extremely good part of Maple Ridge for travelling by car. It is very convenient to access a parking spot. In contrast, commuting by public transit is very hard in Thornhill. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally a short walk away. Cycling is very difficult in this neighbourhood because the cycling infrastructure is not very comprehensive, and bicycle riders are faced with quite a few hills. Walking is also not very practical for property owners in Thornhill as running common errands is very inconvenient.
Roughly 90% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas renters occupy the remainder. Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in this part of Maple Ridge. This neighbourhood experienced its largest construction boom following the year 2000, so most of the available properties are from this era. This neighbourhood is notable for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
House buyers in Thornhill almost always have to turn to a vehicle to reach the nearest grocery store. With respect to education, there are no high schools and no primary schools in this part of Maple Ridge. Furthermore, parents may find it very hard for their schoolchildren to reach daycares on foot.