Humewood-Cedarvale real estate guide & listings for sale
Humewood-Cedarvale has a character that appeals to a fairly diverse group of people. Finding dynamic places in this neighbourhood is easy. Even though this area is not known for its nightlife, there are usually many people around. Vaughan Road is among the most active streets in this part of Toronto. Humewood-Cedarvale is fairly good for those who prefer quiet surroundings, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although there are still several noisier areas, especially near Allen Expressway. Greenery is present in this part of Toronto; it is very easy to get to green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to explore. Residents will also find that there are many tree-lined streets.
This neighbourhood presents home buyers with several alternative methods of transportation. Humewood-Cedarvale benefits from a very good public transit system by reason of a few nearby bus lines. Active property owners will also welcome the especially pedestrian-friendly nature of this part of the city; most daily needs are very easy to carry out by walking, and a good number of businesses of different types can be found as well. Humewood-Cedarvale is quite amenable to cycling since the cycling network is good.
About two thirds of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters and owners occupy the remainder. Small apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing roughly 40% of buildings in this neighbourhood, and the remaining dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings and single detached homes. A majority of the housing growth in this part of Toronto took place before the 1960s. This area also has a good choice of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is very often an option for house buyers in Humewood-Cedarvale to shop for general and specialty groceries by walking. In addition, owing to about 20 restaurants and a few cafes, Humewood-Cedarvale is a good area in which to eat out, for instance on Eglinton Avenue. It is also very easy to access a selection of clothing stores on foot. In terms of education, parents and their children will value the proximity to schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from vast majority homes for sale in this neighbourhood. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.