Agincourt South-Malvern West real estate guide & listings for sale
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Agincourt South-Malvern West. To be more specific, there are approximately 20 public green spaces nearby for residents to discover, including East Highland Creek Watercourse, making them easy to get to from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood. Moreover, residents will find that the tree canopy coverage for most streets is good. Lastly, since there are few pedestrians, this area is relatively quiet, although those who are near one of the railway lines or Highway 401 may experience more noise.
This part of Toronto will draw home buyers that appreciate several methods of transportation. A majority of the houses for sale in this part of the city are located in areas that are quite convenient for walking; many common errands can be run on foot. However, bicycling is challenging in this area because this part of the city is home to a fairly poor bicycling infrastructure, and cyclists are faced with a considerable amount of slopes. Travelling by public transit is very convenient in this area. More specifically, there is the Agincourt Station with access to the Stouffville Line. The neighbourhood is served by approximately 10 bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally very close. This part of Toronto is also especially car friendly. It is a short drive to the closest highway, such as Highway 401, from anywhere in Agincourt South-Malvern West, and coming across a parking spot is quite easy.
Over half of the housing stock of Agincourt South-Malvern West consists of single detached homes and large apartment buildings, whereas the remainder are mainly townhouses. About 40% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This part of the city is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and one quarter are renters.
The nearest supermarket in Agincourt South-Malvern West is generally only a short walk away. In addition, a restaurant is typically just around the corner, for example on Sheppard Avenue, and a small selection of cafes is available as well. It is also convenient to get to a number of clothing stores on foot. Concerning education, parents and their kids will value that no matter where their home is situated in Agincourt South-Malvern West, daycares and schools are nearby. Apart from public schools, there are private primary and high schools.