Bendale real estate guide & listings for sale
Bendale offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of the city features a fair amount of greenery as there are many tree-lined streets. It is very easy to access public green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are around 20 of them nearby for residents to discover. Most areas in this part of the city are reasonably quiet, as the streets tend to be calm - however noise can be problematic close to the railway line or Highway 401.
No matter the mode of transportation, it is straightforward to travel in Bendale. This neighbourhood is very transit friendly. More specifically, commuters benefit from Scarborough Station and McCowan Station with access to the Scarborough Line. Property owners are served by approximately 20 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most residences. Most homes for sale in this neighbourhood are located in places that are also reasonably conducive to those who travel by foot; running common errands is easy by walking. Despite the fact that a few bicycling-friendly sectors exist, it is at times difficult to move around by bicycle in this area as the cycling network is sometimes poor, and there are quite a few slopes.
About one third of homes in Bendale were built prior to the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. In this neighbourhood, around 45% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, but single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy about two thirds of the properties in Bendale while renters occupy the remainder. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
It is convenient to access the closest supermarket on foot in this area. In addition, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a good number of choices, and property owners are served by around 20 cafes as well. A good variety of clothing stores can also be found within a reasonably short walking distance. As far as education is concerned, parents and their children will welcome that wherever their home is located in this area, schools and daycares are close by. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.