Humber Summit real estate guide & listings for sale
Humber Summit offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. Most areas in this neighbourhood are quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially near the railway line, Highway 400 or Highway 407. Lastly, there is not that much greenery in this part of the city; to be more precise, residents will find that few tree-lined streets are around. Nonetheless, it is easy to reach public green spaces from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood, since there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to discover and getting to a park is easy from a large number of houses for sale.
Travelling by car is very easy in this area. It is straightforward to access a place to park, and it is a reasonably short car ride to the closest highway, such as Highway 400, from anywhere in Humber Summit. Home buyers can also count on public transit to navigate this part of the city thanks to a few nearby bus lines. This area is not very cycling-friendly because there are quite a few elevation changes, and the bicycling network is not very well-developed. Walking in Humber Summit is also not very popular, even though most day-to-day needs are easy to carry out without the use of a car.
In Humber Summit, about 45% of buildings are townhouses, but large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. This part of Toronto is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 70% of the dwellings in Humber Summit and 30% are rented. This neighbourhood experienced its biggest construction boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available housing stock is from this time period.
Property owners in Humber Summit will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a short walk away. Additionally, there is often a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. It is also a rather short walk to a reasonable selection of clothing stores. With regards to education, families will appreciate that wherever their home is located in this neighbourhood, primary schools are nearby. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this neighbourhood.