O'Connor-Parkview real estate guide & listings for sale
O'Connor-Parkview offers a calm environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This neighbourhood is reasonably quiet overall, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, the greenery in this part of Toronto is quite prominent as there are many tree-lined streets. Public green spaces, such as Taylor Creek Park and E.T. Seton Park, are especially well-situated and there are approximately 20 of them close by for residents to relax in, which makes it very easy to access them from numerous locations in this neighbourhood.
This area enables house buyers to travel by various means of transportation. Travelling by public transit is very convenient in O'Connor-Parkview. Homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. Physically active property owners will also welcome the quite pedestrian-friendly character of this area; many common errands can be run on foot. Bicycling is at times challenging in O'Connor-Parkview since riding is rendered difficult by the often hilly terrain, and there are a limited number of bike lanes.
The population residing in O'Connor-Parkview is evenly split between renters and owners. Over half of the housing stock of this neighbourhood is composed of large apartment buildings and single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings. A majority of the housing growth in this area occurred prior to the 1960s. This part of Toronto also has a good selection of housing size options; it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Families will find that wherever their home is situated in O'Connor-Parkview, daycares and primary schools are close by. In contrast, O'Connor-Parkview does not have any high schools. Along with public schools, there are private primary schools. With respect to food, property owners in O'Connor-Parkview will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a short walk away. Furthermore, a restaurant is generally just around the corner, and residents benefit from a few cafes as well. Property owners have access to a good number of clothing stores within walking distance.