Downsview-Roding-CFB real estate guide & listings for sale
Downsview-Roding-CFB offers a very good selection of green spaces to enjoy, as well as some areas with a vibrant atmosphere. To be more precise, it is very easy to access parks in the neighbourhood, since the majority of houses for sale have one a short walk away. There are about 30 green spaces close by for residents to visit, including Roding Park and Downsview Dells Park. This part of the city remains relatively quiet, since there are few pedestrians; however there can be higher levels of noise for those who are closer to one of the railway lines, Highway 400, Highway 401 or the airport (YZD).
This part of the city enables property owners to travel using different methods of transportation. Downsview-Roding-CFB is transit friendly. There is Sheppard West Station with access to the Yonge - University Line. House owners are served by around 30 bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. This part of the city will also attract active people because it is well-suited for walking; most daily needs are easy to meet without having to resort to a car. It is difficult to move around by bicycle in Downsview-Roding-CFB because bike riders encounter quite a few hills, and the bicycling infrastructure is not very comprehensive.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing about one third of dwellings in Downsview-Roding-CFB, and the rest of the properties are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This area also has a good selection of housing size options - it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between renters and homeowners is about even. Roughly one third of properties in this neighbourhood were built between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 2000s.
It is generally practical for house buyers in Downsview-Roding-CFB to shop for groceries by walking. Additionally, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a good number of options, for example on Wilson Avenue, and a small selection of coffee shops can be found as well. Property owners benefit from a fair number of nearby clothing stores. With regards to education, families will welcome that wherever their home is located in Downsview-Roding-CFB, primary schools are close by. However, there are only a limited number of high schools and thus they can be an extended walk away. Parents benefit from public and private schools at both the primary and secondary school level.