Dovercourt Park real estate guide & listings for sale
No matter what type of character home buyers prefer in a neighbourhood, Dovercourt Park is a fairly good option. Dovercourt Park is quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Greenery is not particularly present in this area; to be more specific, residents will find that there are few tree-lined streets. Nonetheless, there are about 10 green spaces nearby for residents to explore, such as Christie Pits Park, and they are especially well-situated, resulting in them being very easy to get to from a lot of locations in the neighbourhood. Lastly, this part of Toronto has numerous areas for those looking for a dynamic vibe. The streets are almost always busy with people, there is a broad selection of entertainment venues, and with its a few bars, there are options for nighttime activities.
Homeowners in this neighbourhood have several alternatives to get around without the need for a car. Dovercourt Park is especially transit friendly. Rapid transit stations, including Dufferin Station and Ossington Station with access to the Bloor - Danforth Line, are not very far-removed from the greater part of residences in the neighbourhood. The neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. Travelling on foot is also especially feasible for house buyers in Dovercourt Park; most daily needs are very easy to meet on foot, and various businesses are very close by. Dovercourt Park is an extremely pleasant part of Toronto for cyclists. For example, the bicycling infrastructure is well-developed.
In Dovercourt Park, about half of dwellings are small apartment buildings, while the remainder are mainly duplexes, single detached homes, and townhouses. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood took place prior to the 1960s. This part of Toronto offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. The proportions of homeowners and renters are about even.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in this neighbourhood. Moreover, there are about 40 restaurants and around 20 coffee shops to enjoy in this area. An excellent choice of clothing stores can also be found within a very short walking distance. Concerning education, it is a short walk to access daycares and schools from most properties for sale in this area.