Casa Loma real estate guide & listings for sale
Casa Loma is a "jack-of-all-trades" when it comes to the ambience of this part of the city. Casa Loma is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are generally quite calm, however noise can be an issue closer to the railway line. There is a large amount of greenery in this part of Toronto; there are about 20 green spaces nearby for residents to discover, including Sir Winston Churchill Park, and they are very well-located, making them very easy to reach. Moreover, residents will find that the tree canopy coverage for most streets is very good. Lastly, finding things to do in this area is very easy. A great variety of entertainment venues can be found nearby, there are usually a large number of people around, and with the bars in nearby neighbourhoods, it is easy to find a place to grab a drink because they are generally located close by.
This area is an excellent part of Toronto for car-free transportation options. With a few nearby bus lines, Casa Loma is especially transit friendly. Casa Loma is also especially convenient for those who travel by foot; most daily errands can be run without the use of a car, and there are also numerous businesses in proximity. Bicycling is easy in this part of the city as there are a good number of bike lanes.
About 45% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Casa Loma, and the rest of the properties are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Roughly 55% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and the rest are owners. A majority of the housing growth in this part of Toronto occurred before the 1960s.
It is straightforward to get to both a general and a specialty grocery store on foot from any location in Casa Loma. Furthermore, there are about 20 restaurants and a few coffee shops to benefit from in this neighbourhood. Home buyers have access to countless nearby clothing stores. With respect to education, families will welcome that no matter where their home is located in this part of Toronto, daycares and schools are close by. Families are served by public and private elementary schools.