Bridle Path-Sunnybrook-York Mills real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Bridle Path-Sunnybrook-York Mills is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. The greenery in this part of the city is especially prominent; it is very easy to reach public green spaces from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood since there are around 10 of them close by for residents to visit. Furthermore, residents will find that the tree canopy coverage for numerous streets is great. Most areas in this part of the city are reasonably quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
Bridle Path-Sunnybrook-York Mills presents homeowners with several alternative means of transportation. Commuting by public transit is convenient in this neighbourhood as a consequence of about 10 nearby bus lines. This neighbourhood is also a fairly convenient part of Toronto for pedestrians; many common errands can be run on foot. Bridle Path-Sunnybrook-York Mills is not especially bicycling-friendly as there are a limited number of bike lanes, and riding is rendered strenuous by the often hilly topography.
In Bridle Path-Sunnybrook-York Mills, about 70% of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. This area also has a variety of housing size options - there is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this neighbourhood. Homeowners occupy nearly 90% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood whereas the remainder are rented. The buildings in this part of Toronto are quite new, because about 40% of its buildings were built following the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
In this neighbourhood, parents and their children will typically be able to get to primary schools and high schools on foot. Residents can choose between public and private primary schools. However, parents may consider it difficult for their schoolchildren to get to daycares as a pedestrian. Concerning eating, the closest supermarket in this part of the city is usually only a reasonably short walk away. Additionally, a restaurant is generally just around the corner, and a small number of coffee shops can be found as well.