Cabbagetown-South St. James Town real estate guide & listings for sale
Those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces will feel at home in Cabbagetown-South St. James Town. There are a very large number of things to do in this part of Toronto for those looking for a dynamic vibe. The streets are almost always busy with people, a vast selection of entertainment venues can be found nearby, and with the bars in nearby neighbourhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink since they are generally located very close by. Carlton Street is among the most active streets in this area. The greenery in this part of the city is reasonably prominent as there are numerous tree-lined streets. Green spaces, including Riverdale Park and Lower Don Parklands, are very well-situated and there are approximately 10 of them close by for residents to visit, making them very easy to get to from most locations in this area.
Cabbagetown-South St. James Town offers homeowners the choice between different methods of transportation. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, Cabbagetown-South St. James Town is especially transit friendly. Most homes for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are also especially convenient for those who travel by foot; most common errands can be run without needing to use a car, and countless businesses of different types can be found as well. Physically active people will value the very bike-friendly character of this area. In particular, bike-share stations are rarely more than a short distance away, and the bicycling infrastructure is very extensive.
In Cabbagetown-South St. James Town, about 55% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, while small apartment buildings and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This part of Toronto offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Renters occupy around 55% of the units in Cabbagetown-South St. James Town whereas the rest are occupied by owners. About 40% of properties in this part of Toronto were built prior to the 1960s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in Cabbagetown-South St. James Town. Furthermore, those who enjoy dining out won't have to go far in this area, where over 50 restaurants and a few cafes can be found. It is also especially convenient to get to a number of clothing stores on foot. When it comes to education, schools and daycares are very easy to access on foot from most properties for sale in Cabbagetown-South St. James Town.