Duffins Bay, Ajax, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
In Duffins Bay, about 60% of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This area has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 90% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 10% are occupied by renters. This area experienced its largest construction boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available housing is from this era. Read more about Duffins Bay real estate
The best transportation option in this area is very often driving. It is straightforward to park. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is difficult in Duffins Bay. Nevertheless, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically just around the corner. A majority of the houses for sale in this part of Ajax are located in areas that are not particularly conducive to those who travel by foot because few daily errands can be run without the use of a car. The bicycle is a somewhat poor means of transportation in Duffins Bay as there are few bike lanes, and there are a fair number of elevation changes for cyclists to brave.
It is a rather short walk to access daycares and primary schools from most properties for sale in Duffins Bay. However, there are no high schools in this area. When it comes to food, a grocery store is typically accessible within a reasonably short walk from most homes for sale in Duffins Bay.
Duffins Bay is very good for those who need quiet surroundings, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Public green spaces aren't well-spread out, making it very hard to access them.