Newtonbrook East real estate guide & listings for sale
Newtonbrook East offers a calm environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Toronto is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, the greenery in this area is reasonably prominent as most streets have good tree coverage. It is very easy to get to public green spaces from a lot of locations within the neighbourhood, since reaching one from numerous properties for sale is easy and there are around 10 green spaces close by for residents to unwind in.
Newtonbrook East provides homeowners with the choice between various means of transportation. The public transit service in this neighbourhood is very good due to Finch Station with access to the Yonge - University Line, and about 40 nearby bus lines. Physically active home buyers will also be pleased with the quite pedestrian-friendly character of Newtonbrook East; many common errands can be run on foot. The bicycle is a sometimes poor method of transportation in this neighbourhood as bike riders encounter a considerable amount of hills. Nevertheless, the cycling network is good.
Roughly two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and one third are renters. In this area, about 45% of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. About 30% of homes in this neighbourhood were built between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This part of the city also has a good choice of unit sizes; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Daycares and schools are convenient to walk to from anywhere in Newtonbrook East. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. With regards to food, a grocery store is usually reachable within a rather short walk from most properties for sale in Newtonbrook East. Furthermore, a restaurant is usually just around the corner, for example on Yonge Street, and property owners are served by a few cafes as well. It is also easy to access a variety of clothing stores on foot.