Black Creek real estate guide & listings for sale
Black Creek is a reasonably good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed ambience. The greenery in this part of Toronto is prominent as there are many tree-lined streets. It is very easy to get to parks from a large number of locations in the neighbourhood, since there are around 10 of them close by for residents to explore and reaching a park is very easy from most houses. This part of the city is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be peaceful - although that is not the case close to Highway 400.
Black Creek will attract house buyers that appreciate different methods of transportation. Black Creek is transit friendly as a result of a few nearby bus lines. This part of Toronto will also attract physically active house buyers because it is reasonably well-suited for walking; many daily needs can be met without needing to use a car. It is at times challenging to commute by bicycle in this area since the terrain is not particularly flat, and Black Creek is home to a somewhat poor bicycling infrastructure. Nevertheless, riding a bike is better in some pockets than others.
The majority of dwellings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Black Creek, and the rest are mainly townhouses. This neighbourhood has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy around two thirds of the properties in the neighbourhood whereas the remainder are occupied by owners. This neighbourhood experienced its main construction boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available homes are from this era.
Parents and their kids will appreciate that wherever their house is located in Black Creek, primary schools and daycares are close by. In contrast, it can be difficult to walk to high schools from properties for sale in this part of Toronto. Families have the choice between public and private secondary schools. In terms of eating, a supermarket is usually reachable within a reasonably short walk from any location in Black Creek. Likewise, this area is a good place in which to go out to eat, and there are also a few cafes in this part of the city. It is also convenient to reach a selection of clothing stores on foot.