Mount Pleasant West real estate guide & listings for sale
Those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors will feel at home in Mount Pleasant West. This part of Toronto has numerous streets for those looking for a dynamic vibe. Despite the fact that there is a poor selection of entertainment venues, there are a very large number of people around most of the time, and finding one of the about 10 bars is very easy because they are generally situated in especially convenient locations. The greenery in this neighbourhood is prominent as the majority of streets have good tree coverage. Public green spaces, including Kay Gardner Beltline Park, are very well-spread out and there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy, which results in them being very easy to get to from the majority of locations within this neighbourhood.
Mount Pleasant West does not necessitate use of a car since various other methods of transportation are accessible. This part of Toronto is very transit friendly thanks to about 10 nearby bus lines. Walking is also very convenient for residents in Mount Pleasant West; running common errands is very easy by walking, and a variety of businesses are quite close by. This neighbourhood is quite suited for bicycling because Mount Pleasant West features a fairly good cycling infrastructure.
Large apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing the vast majority of dwellings in Mount Pleasant West, but small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This part of Toronto is particularly good for those looking for one bedroom homes. About three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and the rest are owners. About 40% of properties in this area were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1990s.
In Mount Pleasant West, families will almost always be able to reach schools and daycares by walking. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. When it comes to food, property owners in this part of Toronto will welcome that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Likewise, there are over 100 restaurants and around 20 cafes to experience in Mount Pleasant West. House buyers have access to numerous clothing stores within walking distance.