Grovenor real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Grovenor is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. This part of the city is very quiet overall, as the streets tend to be very tranquil. Finally, most locations within the neighbourhood have fairly good access to green spaces, like MacKinnon Ravine Park, since most properties have one nearby and there are a few parks close by for residents to enjoy.
Grovenor offers property owners the choice between several methods of transportation. This neighbourhood is reasonably well-suited for those who travel by foot; meeting daily needs is easy by walking. The bicycle is a good method of transportation in Grovenor as riding a bicycle is facilitated by the generally flat terrain, and there are a large number of bike lanes. The public transit network in this area is reasonably good due to about 10 nearby bus lines. Grovenor is also reasonably car friendly. It is convenient to access a place to park.
Grovenor experienced its biggest building boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this era. Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in this neighbourhood. Homeowners occupy about 70% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood and 30% are rented. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Families will welcome the proximity to schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from vast majority houses for sale in this neighbourhood. With respect to food, it is very often practical for property owners in Grovenor to shop for groceries by walking. Furthermore, there are a fair number of opportunities in close proximity for those who value restaurants and cafes. A good choice of clothing stores can also be found within a reasonably short walking distance.