Mount Pleasant East real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Mount Pleasant East. This part of Toronto is quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, this neighbourhood also features a large amount of greenery as most streets have very good tree coverage. It is very easy to access parks from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy.
Mount Pleasant East enables property owners to move around by various methods of transportation. The public transit service in this part of the city is very good thanks to approximately 10 nearby bus lines. It is also especially convenient for pedestrians to get around in Mount Pleasant East; running common errands is straightforward by walking, and a fair number of businesses of different types can be found as well. Bicycling is easy in Mount Pleasant East as the cycling network is reasonably comprehensive.
Homeowners occupy roughly 55% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood and the remainder are rented. In this area, about one third of dwellings are large apartment buildings, while small apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. Most homes in this neighbourhood were constructed pre-1960, during its largest construction boom. This part of the city also has a good choice of unit sizes; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Both general and specialty grocery stores are usually accessible within a very short walk from anywhere in Mount Pleasant East. Moreover, there are over 50 restaurants and about 10 cafes to enjoy in this neighbourhood. It is also convenient to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot. When it comes to education, it is a short walk to get to daycares and schools from any location in Mount Pleasant East. Families benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level.