Woodlands real estate guide & listings for sale
There is a broad selection of green spaces in Woodlands. Although the neighbourhood does not contain any green spaces, parks are very well-distributed in nearby neighbourhoods, which makes them easy to access from numerous locations in this part of the city. Lastly, as there are very few pedestrians, this area is relatively calm.
The car is usually the best approach to move around in Woodlands. Finding a parking spot is quite easy, and the city block layout is conducive to driving. However, the public transit system in this part of Pickering is not especially convenient. Nevertheless, property owners have access to a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally just around the corner. A majority of the homes for sale in this neighbourhood are located in places that are not very suitable for walking because few daily needs can be met on foot. The bike is a fairly poor mode of transportation in Woodlands as there are very few bike lanes, and there is a significant amount of slopes.
In Woodlands, most buildings are single detached homes, but duplexes and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around 85% of the units in the neighbourhood while the remainder are rented. About one third of homes in this part of Pickering were built in the 1980s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
It is typically possible for house buyers in Woodlands to shop for groceries on foot. Furthermore, there are a fair number of choices for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. Regarding education, in Woodlands, parents and their children will often be able to access daycares and schools by walking.