Corso Italia-Davenport real estate guide & listings for sale
Corso Italia-Davenport has a character that caters to a fairly diverse group of people. It is easy to find bustling streets in this part of Toronto. Even though there are few nearby entertainment venues, there are very often a large number of people around, and with its approximately 10 bars, there are options for nighttime activities. Corso Italia-Davenport is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour, although that is not the case close to the railway line. The greenery in this part of the city is reasonably prominent; there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy, including Earlscourt Park, which makes them very easy to get to. Residents will also find that numerous tree-lined streets are around.
This neighbourhood is an excellent part of Toronto with respect to travelling without a car. This area is especially transit friendly. In particular, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most houses. Walking is also especially practical for property owners in Corso Italia-Davenport; most common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle, and a good number of businesses of different types can be found as well. It is easy to get around by bike in this neighbourhood because the cycling network is reasonably good.
Small apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing about 40% of dwellings in Corso Italia-Davenport, and the rest of the houses are mainly duplexes, single detached homes, and townhouses. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood happened before the 1960s. This area also has a good variety of housing sizes - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy roughly two thirds of the units in Corso Italia-Davenport and one third are rented.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in this part of Toronto. Likewise, those who enjoy dining out won't have to go far in Corso Italia-Davenport, where over 50 restaurants and about 10 cafes can be found. It is also a short distance to a very good choice of clothing stores, for example along St Clair Avenue. When it comes to education, families will value that no matter where their house is situated in Corso Italia-Davenport, daycares and schools are close by. Apart from public schools, there are private primary and secondary schools.