Malvern real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Malvern. This neighbourhood features a small amount of greenery; to be more precise, residents will find that few tree-lined streets are prominent. However, there are about 40 public green spaces close by for residents to discover, like Major Abbas Ali Park and Burrows Hall Park, and they are very well-spread out, making them very easy to get to. This area is also reasonably quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several louder sections, especially closer to the railway line or Highway 401.
Malvern presents property owners with several alternative means of transportation. The public transit system in this part of the city is practical. There are approximately 10 bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. A majority of the houses for sale in this neighbourhood are located in areas that are also reasonably well-suited for walking, although daily errands are at times challenging to run without the use of a vehicle. It is occasionally difficult to travel by bicycle in this area since the terrain is not particularly flat, and Malvern is home to a rather poor cycling infrastructure.
Townhouses are the predominant housing type, representing about one third of dwellings in Malvern, while large apartment buildings and single detached homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 70% of the properties in Malvern whereas the rest are rented. Roughly 40% of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s.
Parents and their kids will welcome the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of houses for sale in this part of Toronto. Residents can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. However, it can be difficult to reach daycares on foot. With regards to food, the nearest grocery store in this part of the city is typically only a short walk away. Furthermore, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of choices, and there are also a few coffee shops in this neighbourhood. Property owners have access to a fair number of nearby clothing stores.