Glenridge real estate guide & listings for sale
Glenridge offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This neighbourhood is quiet overall, as the streets are quite tranquil - although there are still several noisier areas, especially around Highway 406 or the railway line. Finally, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to check out and they are very well-spread out, which makes it easy to access them.
Glenridge is very car friendly. Most real estate listings are a short drive from the closest highway, such as Highway 406, and parking is generally easy. In contrast, this part of the city is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, there are about 20 bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and the closest bus stop is typically very close. Most houses for sale in this neighbourhood are located in areas that are not particularly convenient for walking because few common errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing the majority of buildings in Glenridge, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings. This neighbourhood has a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy roughly 70% of the properties in Glenridge and 30% are occupied by renters. Roughly 45% of homes in this neighbourhood were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s.
In most cases, a vehicle is required to do groceries. Nevertheless, reaching the closest pharmacy and therefore some basic food items is usually easy. A restaurant is often just around the corner, and a small selection of cafes is available as well. Home buyers benefit from a good number of clothing stores within walking distance. With regards to education, parents and their kids will welcome that no matter where their property is situated in Glenridge, schools and daycares are close by.