Casa Loma real estate guide & listings for sale
Casa Loma is a "jack-of-all-trades" when it comes to the feel of this neighbourhood. Finding things to do in this part of Toronto is very easy. A broad selection of entertainment venues can be found nearby, the streets are very often busy with people, and with the bars in nearby neighbourhoods, it is easy to find a place to grab a drink since they are generally located close by. Bathurst Street is among the most lively streets in this area. Casa Loma is reasonably good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are usually tranquil, although there are still several louder sections, especially near the railway line. The greenery in this area is very prominent; accessing public green spaces, such as Sir Winston Churchill Park, is very easy from most locations within the neighbourhood since there are about 20 of them close by for residents to explore. Residents will also find that a lot of tree-lined streets are present.
House buyers in this part of the city are provided with several alternatives to move around without using a car. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, the great public transit access allows people to get to many destinations without needing a car. Walking is also especially practical for property owners in this part of the city; most day-to-day errands can be run without the use of a car, and there are also a large number of businesses close by. Biking is easy in Casa Loma because the bicycling infrastructure is reasonably extensive.
In Casa Loma, around 45% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, while small apartment buildings and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood occurred pre-1960. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Renters occupy about 55% of the properties in Casa Loma and 45% are occupied by owners.
It is very easy to access both a general and a specialty grocery store on foot from most properties for sale in Casa Loma. Likewise, owing to approximately 10 restaurants and a few coffee shops, this part of the city is a great place in which to go out to eat. Residents have access to very many nearby clothing stores. When it comes to education, it is a short walk to access daycares and schools from most homes for sale in Casa Loma. At the primary level, both public and private schools can be found.