Greenwood-Coxwell real estate guide & listings for sale
No matter what type of character home buyers prefer in a neighbourhood, Greenwood-Coxwell is a reasonably good option. Greenwood-Coxwell is quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Greenery is prominent in this area; public green spaces, such as Monarch Park, are very well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in, which makes them very easy to reach from a lot of locations within the neighbourhood. Moreover, residents will find that a large number of streets have good tree coverage. Finally, finding things to do in this part of Toronto is easy. Even though there is a limited selection of entertainment venues, there are lots of people around most of the time, and with its a few bars, there are options for nighttime activities.
This neighbourhood will please home buyers that use several means of transportation. The public transit system in Greenwood-Coxwell is very practical. More precisely, property owners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are generally nearby. This neighbourhood is also an extraordinarily convenient part of Toronto for pedestrians; running day-to-day errands is easy on foot, and a variety of businesses are close by. It is convenient to get around by bicycle in Greenwood-Coxwell as there are a fair number of bike lanes.
Over half of the housing stock of Greenwood-Coxwell consists of townhouses and small apartment buildings, while single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this area took place prior to the 1960s. This part of Toronto has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and renters make up the remainder.
Parents and their children will value that no matter where their house is situated in Greenwood-Coxwell, daycares and schools are close by. At the primary level, both public and private schools can be found. With regards to food, property owners in Greenwood-Coxwell will value that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Furthermore, with 100-odd restaurants and cafes in this area, there is usually a spot to get a meal or a beverage just around the corner. It is also convenient to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot, for example along Queen Street.