Mount Pleasant real estate guide & listings for sale
No matter what type of character home buyers prefer in a neighbourhood, Mount Pleasant is a reasonably good option. This area has a large number of places to enjoy. Numerous entertainment venues can be found nearby, the streets are almost always busy with people, and with its about 20 bars, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink as they are generally located very close by. Mount Pleasant is reasonably good for those who enjoy quiet surroundings, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Access to public green spaces is easy from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood since there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to visit.
Mount Pleasant does not necessitate use of a car since several other methods of transportation are available. Homeowners can rely on public transit to travel in Mount Pleasant as a result of Broadway - City Hall Station with access to the Canada Line, and around 10 nearby bus lines. This part of the city will also attract active people because it is especially suitable for walking; meeting day-to-day needs is very easy, and a variety of businesses are very close by. Active home buyers will welcome the very bicycling-friendly nature of Mount Pleasant. More precisely, the bicycling network is very extensive.
Many buildings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Mount Pleasant, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings. This neighbourhood is especially good for those looking for one bedroom homes. About 60% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters and owners occupy the remainder. Roughly one third of homes in this part of the city were built after the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
It is very convenient to access both a general and a specialty grocery store on foot from any home in this part of the city. In addition, thanks to 200-odd restaurants and cafes in this area, there is almost always a spot to get some food or drink just around the corner, for example on Main Street. A great selection of clothing stores is also available within a very short walking distance. With respect to education, in this neighbourhood, parents and their schoolchildren will typically be able to get to schools and daycares on foot. Parents have the choice between public and private primary schools.