Brookhaven-Amesbury real estate guide & listings for sale
Brookhaven-Amesbury is a good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a calm environment. There is a good amount of greenery in this area as there are many tree-lined streets. There are about 10 green spaces nearby for residents to relax in, such as Westview Greenbelt and Trethewey Park, and they are very well-distributed, which makes them very easy to reach. This part of Toronto is also good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic.
Regardless of the means of transportation, it is reasonably straightforward to travel in this neighbourhood. Homeowners can depend on public transit to travel in Brookhaven-Amesbury as a consequence of approximately 10 nearby bus lines. Most houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are also convenient for walking; many daily errands can be run on foot. Brookhaven-Amesbury is not very cycling-friendly as cyclists encounter a significant amount of slopes, and the bicycling infrastructure is rather limited.
Large apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing most dwellings in Brookhaven-Amesbury, and the remainder are mainly single detached homes. About 40% of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 2000s. This part of the city also has a good variety of housing sizes; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and owners make up the remainder.
Primary schools and daycares are convenient to access on foot from most houses for sale in this area. In contrast, there are no high schools in Brookhaven-Amesbury. Parents can choose between public and private elementary schools. When it comes to food, both general and specialty grocery stores are ordinarily accessible within a short walk from most properties for sale in Brookhaven-Amesbury. Additionally, Brookhaven-Amesbury is a good place in which to go out to eat or go to a cafe.