Humewood-Cedarvale real estate guide & listings for sale
Humewood-Cedarvale is a "jack-of-all-trades" when it comes to the feel of this part of the city. The noise levels in Humewood-Cedarvale are quite low, as the streets are usually reasonably peaceful - although that is not the case close to Allen Expressway. The greenery in this part of the city is quite prominent; there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy, such as Cedarvale Park, and they are very well-distributed, making them very easy to access. Residents will also find that there are many tree-lined streets. Finally, there are numerous things to do in this part of the city to enjoy. Even though the nightlife is limited, there are many people around most of the time.
This area will please homeowners that value several methods of transportation. Humewood-Cedarvale is very transit friendly. Homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally very close. Travelling on foot is also especially practical for house buyers in this part of Toronto; carrying out daily needs is very convenient by walking, and a fair number of businesses of different types can be found as well. Bicycling is easy in Humewood-Cedarvale since there are a fair number of bike lanes.
Roughly 40% of buildings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Humewood-Cedarvale, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and single detached homes. This part of the city experienced its largest construction boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This neighbourhood has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly two thirds of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters while owners occupy the remainder.
Daycares and schools are straightforward to walk to from most properties for sale in Humewood-Cedarvale. Families have the choice between public and private elementary schools. As far as food is concerned, a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in Humewood-Cedarvale. In addition, there are about 20 restaurants and a few cafes to enjoy in this neighbourhood. A very good selection of clothing stores is also situated within a short walking distance.