Humber Summit real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Humber Summit is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. This part of Toronto features a small amount of greenery; to be more precise, residents will find that the tree canopy coverage for the majority of streets is below average. However, it is easy to get to green spaces from numerous locations in the neighbourhood, since there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to check out and reaching the closest park is easy from most homes for sale. This part of the city is quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case around Highway 407, Highway 400 or the railway line.
Driving is an excellent transportation option in Humber Summit. Most real estate listings are a rather short car ride from the closest highway, such as Highway 407, and finding a place to park is generally easy. Humber Summit is also home to a fairly good public transit system. For example, homeowners are served by a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. There are relatively few pedestrians out on the streets of Humber Summit, even though running daily errands is convenient. The bicycle is a fairly poor method of transportation in Humber Summit since cyclists encounter a significant amount of elevation changes, and there are few bike lanes.
Humber Summit experienced its most significant building boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available properties are from this era. About 45% of dwellings are townhouses, making it easy to find townhouses in this part of the city, and the rest are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and single detached homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 70% of the properties in Humber Summit whereas the remainder are rented. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
The nearest supermarket in Humber Summit is generally only a short walk away. In addition, there is often a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. Home buyers can find a good number of nearby clothing stores. Regarding education, in Humber Summit, parents and their children will often be able to get to primary schools on foot. However, Humber Summit does not contain any high schools.