Brookhaven-Amesbury real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Brookhaven-Amesbury is exemplified by its calm ambience. Most areas in this part of Toronto are quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, the greenery in this area is prominent as there are many tree-lined streets. There are about 10 public green spaces nearby for residents to relax in, such as Amesbury Park and Westview Greenbelt, and they are very well-situated, making it very easy to get to them.
No matter the means of transportation, it is quite simple to travel in Brookhaven-Amesbury. Commuting by public transit is very convenient in Brookhaven-Amesbury as a consequence of approximately 10 nearby bus lines. This area is also quite conducive to those who travel by foot; many daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. Commuting by bicycle is difficult in Brookhaven-Amesbury as bicycling is rendered arduous by the typically sloping terrain, and there are few bike lanes.
In Brookhaven-Amesbury, roughly 60% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, while single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Renters occupy about 60% of the dwellings in Brookhaven-Amesbury and 40% are occupied by owners. About 40% of homes in this part of the city were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 2000s.
It is very often an option for home buyers in Brookhaven-Amesbury to buy general and specialty groceries by walking. Furthermore, Brookhaven-Amesbury is a good place in which to eat out or go to a cafe. It is also a rather short walk to a reasonable variety of clothing stores. With regards to education, families will value that wherever their home is located in this part of the city, daycares and primary schools are close by. In contrast, there are no high schools in Brookhaven-Amesbury. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.