Brookhaven-Amesbury real estate guide & listings for sale
Brookhaven-Amesbury offers a calm atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. There is a fair amount of greenery in this part of the city as there are many tree-lined streets. There are around 10 public green spaces close by for residents to unwind in, such as Westview Greenbelt and Trethewey Park, and they are very well-situated, resulting in them being very easy to access from most locations in Brookhaven-Amesbury. Most areas in this part of Toronto are reasonably quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
Brookhaven-Amesbury will please home buyers that appreciate various modes of transportation. Owing to about 10 nearby bus lines, this neighbourhood is very transit friendly. Most houses for sale in this neighbourhood are located in places that are also quite convenient for walking; many common errands can be run without needing to resort to a car. Bicycling is challenging in this part of the city because the cycling network is not very well-developed, and bicycling is rendered arduous by the often hilly topography.
Around 40% of properties in Brookhaven-Amesbury were built between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 2000s. In this neighbourhood, roughly 60% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, whereas the rest are mainly single detached homes. About 60% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters while owners occupy the remainder. This neighbourhood has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Parents and their kids will welcome the proximity to daycares and primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of homes for sale in Brookhaven-Amesbury. However, Brookhaven-Amesbury does not contain any high schools. Residents can choose between public and private primary schools. As far as food is concerned, it is usually an option for house buyers in Brookhaven-Amesbury to shop for general and specialty groceries by walking. In addition, there is often a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. A decent choice of clothing stores can also be found within a reasonably short walking distance.