Agincourt South-Malvern West real estate guide & listings for sale
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Agincourt South-Malvern West, as well as some areas with a vibrant atmosphere. To be more specific, there are about 20 green spaces nearby for residents to visit, such as East Highland Creek Watercourse, which makes them easy to get to. Lastly, this area is relatively quiet, as there are few people out and about on the streets; however those who are near one of the railway lines or Highway 401 may experience more noise.
Agincourt South-Malvern West offers property owners several alternative modes of transportation. The public transit system in this part of the city is very good. Commuters can depend on the Agincourt Station with access to the Stouffville Line. Homeowners have access to approximately 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most properties. Active property owners will also value the reasonably pedestrian-friendly character of this area; running common errands is convenient on foot. Agincourt South-Malvern West is not very conducive to cycling as cyclists encounter quite a few slopes, and the cycling infrastructure is fairly poor.
Roughly three quarters of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the remainder are rented. Large apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing about 40% of dwellings in this part of Toronto, and the rest of the homes are mainly single detached homes and townhouses. Around 40% of properties in this part of the city were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This neighbourhood has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is a reasonably short walk to reach daycares and schools from most homes for sale in this area. Parents can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. Concerning eating, a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away in this part of the city. In addition, Agincourt South-Malvern West is a good place in which to eat out or go to a cafe, for example on Sheppard Avenue. It is also easy to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot.