Humber Heights-Westmount real estate guide & listings for sale
Humber Heights-Westmount is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a calm ambience. This area is quiet overall, as the streets are generally reasonably tranquil. Finally, there is a large amount of greenery in this part of the city; getting to green spaces, such as Canadian Ukrainian Memorial Park and Raymore Park, is very easy from numerous locations within the neighbourhood since there are about 10 of them close by for residents to visit. Furthermore, residents will find that the majority of streets have very good tree coverage.
Humber Heights-Westmount will attract house buyers that appreciate different modes of transportation. Physically active people will value the quite pedestrian-friendly character of this area; running daily errands is convenient by walking. This part of the city is also reasonably cycling-friendly because there are a good number of bike lanes. Property owners can depend on public transit to move around in this area. The neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most properties. The car is very often the best method to navigate Humber Heights-Westmount. Most real estate listings are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, and it is convenient to access a place to park.
Around half of dwellings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Humber Heights-Westmount, while single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. This neighbourhood has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. Roughly 45% of homes in this part of Toronto were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960.
The closest grocery store in Humber Heights-Westmount is usually only a short walk away. In addition, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of opportunities, and a small selection of coffee shops is available as well. As far as education is concerned, parents and their children will find that wherever their house is situated in this part of Toronto, schools and daycares are nearby.