Newtonbrook East real estate guide & listings for sale
Newtonbrook East offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This area is good for those who prefer quiet surroundings, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Lastly, the greenery in this area is prominent as numerous tree-lined streets are present. There are about 10 green spaces close by for residents to unwind in, such as North York Hydro Green Space and Newtonbrook Park, which makes it very easy to reach them.
Newtonbrook East permits homeowners to move around by several means of transportation. Newtonbrook East benefits from a very good public transit infrastructure. For instance, there is Finch Station with access to the Yonge - University Line. There are about 40 bus lines, and bus stops are usually nearby. It is also convenient for pedestrians to navigate Newtonbrook East; running daily errands is easy on foot. Even though the bicycling infrastructure is comprehensive, this neighbourhood is not particularly amenable to biking since there are quite a few slopes.
In Newtonbrook East, about 45% of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. Around 30% of homes in this neighbourhood were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This part of Toronto has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About two thirds of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the remainder are rented.
Parents and their schoolchildren will value that no matter where their property is situated in Newtonbrook East, schools and daycares are close by. Families benefit from public and private schools at both the primary and secondary school level. In terms of food, home buyers in this area will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Additionally, this part of Toronto is a good place in which to go out to eat, and there are also a few coffee shops in Newtonbrook East. A decent variety of clothing stores is also located within a rather short walking distance.