Lambton Baby Point real estate guide & listings for sale
Lambton Baby Point is a reasonably good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed ambience. This area is quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several noisier sections, especially around the railway line. Lastly, there is a lot of greenery in this neighbourhood as the tree canopy coverage for most streets is very good. There are around 10 green spaces close by for residents to unwind in, like Humber Marshes and Lambton Park, which makes them very easy to get to.
Lambton Baby Point allows house buyers to get around by a variety of methods of transportation. Travelling by public transit is straightforward in this neighbourhood. For example, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. Lambton Baby Point is also reasonably well-suited for walking; many common errands can be run on foot. Bicycling is easy in this part of Toronto because there are a fair number of bike lanes.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing about 40% of buildings in Lambton Baby Point, and the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This part of the city has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas renters occupy the remainder. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood took place pre-1960.
It is a reasonably short walk to get to schools and daycares from most properties for sale in this neighbourhood. In terms of eating, it is convenient to access both a general and a specialty grocery store on foot from any home in Lambton Baby Point. Furthermore, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of choices, and a limited selection of coffee shops can be found as well. Property owners benefit from a good number of nearby clothing stores, for example on Jane Street.