Church-Yonge Corridor real estate guide & listings for sale
Church-Yonge Corridor is a great area for home buyers who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. Finding vibrant streets in this neighbourhood is especially easy. There are many nearby entertainment venues, there are a very large number of people around most of the time, and finding one of the approximately 40 bars is very easy because they are generally situated in very convenient locations. Isabella Street in particular offers a wide selection of nightlife. This neighbourhood also features a very small amount of greenery; although, public green spaces are very well-located and there are approximately 20 of them close by for residents to relax in, making it very easy to access them.
Home buyers in this area are served with several alternatives to travel without the need for a car. Owing to Wellesley Station on the Yonge - University Line, and approximately 10 nearby bus lines, the public transit service in Church-Yonge Corridor is great. Active property owners will also be pleased with the especially pedestrian-friendly nature of this area; many daily needs are very convenient to meet by walking, and various businesses are especially close by. Church-Yonge Corridor will attract active people since it is very suitable for bicycling. In particular, a bike share station is generally located nearby, and the cycling network is quite extensive.
Large apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing almost all dwellings in Church-Yonge Corridor, while small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. Although this part of Toronto is particularly good for those looking for one bedroom homes. About 70% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and 30% are owners. About 30% of properties in this neighbourhood were built after the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
It is very often possible for house buyers in Church-Yonge Corridor to shop for general and specialty groceries by walking. There are approximately 30 supermarkets in this area, and the best variety can be found on streets such as Yonge Street. Additionally, with 500-odd restaurants and cafes in Church-Yonge Corridor, there is almost always a spot to get some food or drink just around the corner. It is also especially convenient to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot, for example on Dundas Street. In terms of education, families will appreciate that no matter where their property is located in Church-Yonge Corridor, schools and daycares are close by. Parents have the choice between public and private schools at both the primary and secondary school level.