Caledonia-Fairbank real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Caledonia-Fairbank is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. There is not that much greenery in this area; more specifically, residents will find that most streets have sub-par tree coverage. Nonetheless, it is very easy to access parks, since getting to the closest one from the majority of homes is very easy and there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to visit. This part of Toronto is also reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
No matter the means of transportation, it is simple to travel in Caledonia-Fairbank. Commuting by public transit is straightforward in Caledonia-Fairbank by reason of a few nearby bus lines. It is also very easy for pedestrians to move around in this part of the city; most daily needs are convenient to meet on foot, and many businesses are quite close by. This neighbourhood is bicycling-friendly because the bicycling network is fairly good.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing about 45% of dwellings in Caledonia-Fairbank, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses. This part of Toronto also has a good variety of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy roughly two thirds of the units in Caledonia-Fairbank whereas the remainder are rented. A majority of the houses available in the housing market in this neighbourhood were built before the 1960s, when most of the housing growth took place.
Daycares and schools are convenient to walk to from any location in Caledonia-Fairbank. Residents can choose between public and private elementary schools. As far as food is concerned, both general and specialty grocery stores are usually accessible within a very short walk from anywhere in this part of the city. Additionally, those who enjoy dining out won't have to go far in Caledonia-Fairbank, where about 10 restaurants and a few cafes are available. Property owners benefit from a fair number of clothing stores within walking distance.