Duff's Corner real estate guide & listings for sale
It remains relatively calm in Duff's Corner, due to the presence of very few pedestrians. Parks aren't well-situated, making it rather challenging to get to them from most locations in this part of the city. Still, residents will be able to access parks in nearby neighbourhoods.
Travelling by car is very easy in Duff's Corner. It is a rather short car ride to the nearest highway, such as Highway 403, from anywhere in this part of the city, and it is very convenient to park. On the other hand, travelling by transit can be very difficult in Duff's Corner due to the low service level. Nonetheless, house owners benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are not particularly far from most homes. This area is not very convenient for walking because almost no common errands can be run without having to use a vehicle. Getting around by bicycle is also challenging in this neighbourhood as the bicycling network is not very comprehensive, and bike riders are faced with quite a few hills.
Around 40% of properties in Duff's Corner were constructed prior to the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing almost all buildings in this part of the city, but townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy roughly 90% of the properties in the neighbourhood and the remainder are rented. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
A fraction of home buyers in this part of the city may be able to reach the nearest supermarket on foot, while others will have to use a vehicle. There are also a few options for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes. As far as education is concerned, there are no high schools and no primary schools in this neighbourhood. Furthermore, it can be very hard to access daycares as a pedestrian.