River Terrace, Thunder Bay, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
About 40% of properties in River Terrace were built between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in this part of the city. About 85% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 15% are rented. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this neighbourhood. Read more about River Terrace real estate
The favoured method of transportation in River Terrace is very often a car. Coming across a parking spot is generally easy. On the other hand, the public transit system in River Terrace is not very convenient. Nevertheless, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically very close. River Terrace is not very conducive to walking as meeting daily needs is occasionally challenging.
There are only a few high schools and primary schools in River Terrace and accordingly they can be an extended walk away. In addition, parents and their kids may consider it challenging to get to daycares as a pedestrian. With regards to food, in all but a very small number of cases, a car is required in this neighbourhood to access the closest supermarket. Nonetheless, pharmacies are typically convenient to get to on foot and supply some staple foods. Residents benefit from around 10 restaurants and coffee shops as well.
River Terrace is fairly good for those who prefer quiet surroundings, as the streets are quite peaceful.