Forest Hill North real estate guide & listings for sale
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Forest Hill North. More specifically, it is very easy to access public green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to visit. Residents will also find that a lot of tree-lined streets are present. Finally, many sections of Forest Hill North is quite quiet, although there are still several noisier areas, especially closer to Allen Expressway.
Forest Hill North will please house buyers that value a variety of means of transportation. It is straightforward for pedestrians to navigate this part of the city; most day-to-day needs are very convenient to carry out by walking, and there are also a fair number of businesses close by. Travelling by bicycle is also convenient in Forest Hill North since the bicycling network is quite well-developed. Thanks to Eglinton Station with access to the Yonge - University Line, and a few nearby bus lines, this part of Toronto is very transit friendly. Forest Hill North is also reasonably car friendly. It is a rather short drive to the closest highway from any location in Forest Hill North.
Around two thirds of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters and owners occupy the remainder. In this part of Toronto, about two thirds of dwellings are large apartment buildings, whereas the rest are mainly single detached homes. Roughly half of properties in this neighbourhood were built before the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s. This neighbourhood has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is a short walk to access daycares and schools from any location in Forest Hill North. Along with public schools, there are private primary and high schools. As far as eating is concerned, it is very often practical for house buyers in Forest Hill North to buy general and specialty groceries on foot. Moreover, with a few restaurants and a few cafes, this neighbourhood is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat. Home buyers benefit from a large number of nearby clothing stores.