McQuesten East real estate guide & listings for sale
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in McQuesten East. There are a few public green spaces close by for residents to relax in, which makes it very easy to reach them from the majority of locations in the neighbourhood. Since there are few pedestrians, this area is relatively quiet, although those who are near the railway line or Red Hill Valley Parkway may experience higher levels of noise.
Driving is a great transportation option in this area. It is very convenient to come across a place to park, and the majority of real estate listings are a very short drive from the closest highway, such as Red Hill Valley Parkway. However, McQuesten East is not particularly transit friendly. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. Walking in McQuesten East is not very popular, even though running daily errands is convenient on foot. Despite the fact that McQuesten East features a fairly good cycling infrastructure, this neighbourhood is also not especially suited for cycling because riding a bicycle is rendered difficult by the typically hilly topography.
The predominant housing types in McQuesten East are single detached homes and row houses. This neighbourhood has a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city occurred pre-1960.
House buyers in McQuesten East will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a short walk away. Likewise, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of opportunities. It is also easy to reach a selection of clothing stores on foot. With regards to education, it is a rather short walk to get to daycares and primary schools from any location in McQuesten East. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this area.