New Toronto real estate guide & listings for sale
New Toronto is a reasonably good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed environment. The greenery in this area is reasonably prominent as many tree-lined streets are present. There are approximately 10 public green spaces close by for residents to explore, like Colonel Samuel Smith Park and City Wide Open Space, and they are very well-situated, which makes it very easy to reach them. Most areas in this neighbourhood are quiet, as the streets are quite tranquil - although there are still several noisier sections, especially around the railway line.
No matter the medium of transportation, it is quite convenient to move around in New Toronto. Owing to a few nearby bus lines, this part of Toronto has a reasonably good public transit system. Physically active property owners will also welcome the reasonably pedestrian-friendly character of New Toronto; most day-to-day needs are convenient to meet by walking. Travelling by bicycle is sometimes challenging in this neighbourhood because there are a good number of elevation changes. Thankfully, the cycling network is good.
Around one third of buildings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in New Toronto, but large apartment buildings and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. This area offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Around 55% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and the remainder are owners. About 45% of properties in this neighbourhood were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s.
Families will value that no matter where their home is situated in New Toronto, schools and daycares are nearby. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. As far as food is concerned, a grocery store is generally accessible within a short walk from most properties for sale in New Toronto. Likewise, there is commonly a restaurant or cafe in close proximity.