Don Valley Village real estate guide & listings for sale
Don Valley Village offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Toronto is quiet, as the streets tend to be calm - although that is not the case around Highway 404. Lastly, this area also features a good amount of greenery as there are many tree-lined streets. There are about 10 public green spaces nearby for residents to discover, which results in them being very easy to access from the majority of locations within this part of Toronto.
No matter the medium of transportation, it is easy to move around in Don Valley Village. The public transit system in this part of Toronto is very good as a consequence of Don Mills Station on the Sheppard Line, and about 10 nearby bus lines. This area is also a fairly convenient part of Toronto for pedestrians; running common errands is easy. Getting around by bicycle is challenging in this part of the city because there are few bike lanes, and bicycle riders are faced with a considerable amount of elevation changes.
There are equal parts owners and renters living in Don Valley Village. In this neighbourhood, about 55% of buildings are large apartment buildings, and the remaining properties are mainly single detached homes and townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood happened between 1960 and 1980. This part of the city has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Parents and their kids will welcome that no matter where their home is located in Don Valley Village, daycares and schools are close by. Residents can choose between public and private secondary schools. When it comes to eating, a supermarket is generally reachable within a rather short walk from any location in Don Valley Village. Moreover, there are a fair number of options in close proximity for those who care about restaurants and cafes. A decent selection of clothing stores is also located within a reasonably short walking distance.