Downtown real estate guide & listings for sale
Downtown is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be peaceful. Parks aren't well-situated, making it very hard to get to them from the majority of locations in this part of Ajax.
Downtown is reasonably conducive to walking; running common errands is convenient by walking. However, Downtown is not very cycling-friendly since there are few bike lanes, and there are quite a few hills. Travelling by transit can be at times difficult in Downtown due to the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. In contrast, the best way to navigate Downtown is very often driving. Nearby highways are very easy to access from any location in this part of Ajax, and it is very convenient to park.
In Downtown, many dwellings are large apartment buildings, whereas the rest are mainly townhouses. A majority of the housing growth in this area happened in the 1960s and 1970s. This part of the town offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Renters occupy about three quarters of the properties in Downtown while the rest are occupied by owners.
A supermarket is generally reachable within a very short walk from any home in Downtown. In addition, Downtown is a good place in which to go out to eat or go to a cafe. It is also a reasonably short distance to a decent choice of clothing stores. Concerning education, in Downtown, parents and their children will typically be able to access schools and daycares by walking. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools.