Mimico real estate guide & listings for sale
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Mimico. More specifically, there are about 20 green spaces close by for residents to unwind in, like Humber Bay Shores Park and Humber Bay Park, which makes it very easy to get to them. Moreover, residents will find that most streets have fairly good tree coverage. Due to the presence of few pedestrians, this part of the city remains relatively quiet, although those who are around F G Gardiner Expressway or one of the railway lines may experience more noise.
This neighbourhood will attract property owners that use several methods of transportation. The public transit network in this area is reasonably good. For example, there is the Mimico Station on the Lakeshore West Line. There are approximately 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most properties. Active house buyers will also value the quite pedestrian-friendly character of Mimico; meeting daily needs is convenient on foot. It is challenging to move around by bike in this neighbourhood because there are few bike lanes, and there is a significant amount of elevation changes.
In Mimico, many dwellings are large apartment buildings, but small apartment buildings and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. Around 40% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed after the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This area offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes. The population residing in this neighbourhood is evenly split between renters and owners.
In Mimico, parents and their children will generally be able to get to primary schools and daycares by walking. In contrast, Mimico does not contain any high schools. Residents are served by public and private primary schools. In terms of eating, home buyers in this area will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a short walk away. Likewise, a restaurant is usually just around the corner, and residents can enjoy about 10 cafes as well.