Humewood-Cedarvale real estate guide & listings for sale
Humewood-Cedarvale is a "jack-of-all-trades" when it comes to the feel of this neighbourhood. There are numerous things to do in this part of Toronto for those looking for a dynamic vibe. Even though this part of the city is not known for its nightlife, there are often many people around. Humewood-Cedarvale is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets tend to be tranquil - although there are still several noisier areas, especially close to Allen Expressway. Greenery is prominent in this area as the tree canopy coverage for the majority of streets is good. Public green spaces, including Cedarvale Park, are very well-situated and there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy, which makes them very easy to access.
Humewood-Cedarvale allows homeowners to travel by a diversity of methods of transportation. The public transit system in this part of the city is very good due to a few nearby bus lines. It is also very convenient for pedestrians to move around in Humewood-Cedarvale; running day-to-day errands is straightforward, and numerous businesses are reasonably close by. Cycling is convenient in Humewood-Cedarvale since the cycling infrastructure is extensive.
Renters occupy about two thirds of the properties in Humewood-Cedarvale whereas the rest are occupied by owners. Small apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing around 40% of dwellings in this neighbourhood, while large apartment buildings and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. This part of Toronto experienced its most significant building boom pre-1960, so most of the available properties are from this era. This part of the city has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is a short walk to access daycares and schools from any location in this part of the city. Parents are served by public and private elementary schools. Regarding eating, it is very often feasible for property owners in Humewood-Cedarvale to purchase general and specialty groceries by walking. Likewise, there are approximately 20 restaurants and a few coffee shops to experience in Humewood-Cedarvale. It is also very easy to get to a number of clothing stores on foot, for instance along Eglinton Avenue.