Briar Hill-Belgravia real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Briar Hill-Belgravia is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. The greenery in this neighbourhood is not particularly prominent; to be more specific, residents will find that the tree canopy coverage for a lot of streets is below average. However, it is very easy to get to parks in the neighbourhood, since numerous houses for sale have one around the corner. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy, including Kay Gardner Beltline Park. Most areas in this part of Toronto are reasonably quiet, as the streets tend to be quite peaceful.
This neighbourhood presents home buyers with several alternative means of transportation. It is very easy for pedestrians to move around in this part of Toronto; most common errands can be run on foot, and there are also a fair number of businesses close by. Briar Hill-Belgravia is also reasonably conducive to bicycling since the bicycling network is comprehensive. The public transit network in this part of Toronto is very good as a consequence of a few nearby bus lines. Driving is also a good mode of transportation in this neighbourhood. It is a rather short drive to the nearest highway from any home in this neighbourhood.
In Briar Hill-Belgravia, roughly 40% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, while small apartment buildings and single detached homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. The population residing in this part of Toronto is evenly split between owners and renters. Roughly 40% of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960.
It is very convenient to reach both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from any home in Briar Hill-Belgravia. Furthermore, there are a fair number of choices in close proximity for those who value restaurants and cafes. Property owners can find numerous nearby clothing stores. When it comes to education, in Briar Hill-Belgravia, parents and their schoolchildren will usually be able to get to daycares and schools on foot.