Applewood real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy Applewood. This part of the city is quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, it is very easy to reach green spaces from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood, since there are approximately 20 of them nearby for residents to discover, including Applewood Hills and Willowcreek Park.
This neighbourhood allows homeowners to get around using a diversity of means of transportation. With around 10 nearby bus lines, the public transit system in Applewood is practical. Walking is also quite practical for residents in this neighbourhood; most day-to-day needs are easy to carry out on foot. Getting around by bicycle is convenient in Applewood as there are a fair number of bike lanes.
Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and renters make up the remainder. Large apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing about 40% of buildings in this area, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood occurred between 1960 and 1980. This part of the city has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Property owners in Applewood will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a short walk away. In addition, Applewood is a fairly good place in which to eat out, and a limited number of cafes can be found as well. It is also easy to access a selection of clothing stores on foot. With respect to education, parents and their children will welcome the proximity to schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from most houses for sale in Applewood.