Danforth real estate guide & listings for sale
Danforth has a character that appeals to a fairly diverse group of people. Finding bustling streets is easy in this part of Toronto. Despite the fact that a limited selection of entertainment venues can be found nearby, there are usually crowds of people around, and with its approximately 10 bars, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink because they are generally located very close by. Danforth is reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Greenery is quite prominent in this area; there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to enjoy, making them very easy to reach. Residents will also find that most streets have fairly good tree coverage.
This part of the city affords homeowners several alternative means of transportation. Physically active house buyers will value the especially walk-friendly nature of Danforth; most common errands can be run on foot, and many businesses are nearby. Travelling by bicycle is also very convenient in Danforth because the cycling infrastructure is reasonably good. Thanks to many nearby rapid transit stations on the Bloor - Danforth Line, and about 10 nearby bus lines, the great public transit infrastructure allows people to get to many destinations without needing a vehicle. Moving around by car is also easy in Danforth. It is a rather short drive to the closest highway from any location in this area.
In Danforth, roughly one third of dwellings are small apartment buildings, but single detached homes and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this part of the city took place pre-1960. This area is primarily composed of one bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while renters make up the remainder.
Daycares and schools are very easy to reach on foot from most properties for sale in Danforth. When it comes to food, a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in Danforth. Moreover, those who appreciate dining out won't have to go far in Danforth, where over 50 restaurants and approximately 10 coffee shops are available, for instance on Pape Avenue. It is also convenient to access a variety of clothing stores on foot.