Henry Farm real estate guide & listings for sale
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Henry Farm, despite its sometimes busy feel. To be more specific, green spaces, such as Parkway Forest Park and East Don Parkland, are very well-situated and there are a few of them close by for residents to explore, which makes them easy to reach. Finally, this neighbourhood has many parts that are very calm and quiet; however other spots can be noisy, especially near Highway 401 or Highway 404.
No matter the means of transportation, it is reasonably simple to get around in Henry Farm. With a few nearby bus lines, Henry Farm benefits from a very good public transit system. Active property owners will also welcome the reasonably walk-friendly character of this area; many common errands can be run on foot. It is very difficult to commute by bicycle in this part of the city since cyclists are faced with a considerable amount of elevation changes, and the bicycling network is quite bad.
Around 45% of properties in Henry Farm were constructed following the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s. The predominance of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. Roughly two thirds of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters and the remainder are occupied by owners. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes.
Home buyers in this area will welcome that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Moreover, a restaurant is generally just around the corner, and there are also about 10 coffee shops in Henry Farm. Residents benefit from a good number of nearby clothing stores. When it comes to education, in Henry Farm, families will usually be able to reach daycares and schools by walking. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.