Newtonbrook West real estate guide & listings for sale
Newtonbrook West is a good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. The noise levels in this area are low, as the streets are usually tranquil. Lastly, this part of Toronto also features a good amount of greenery as many tree-lined streets are around. There are about 10 green spaces close by for residents to enjoy, like North York Hydro Green Space, which makes them very easy to reach.
Newtonbrook West enables homeowners to travel by several alternative methods of transportation. It is convenient for pedestrians to navigate this part of the city; many daily errands can be run without the use of a car. Getting around by bicycle is also convenient in Newtonbrook West as it is an even ride to most destinations, and the cycling infrastructure is extensive. Thanks to about 30 nearby bus lines, homeowners can count on public transit to travel in this part of the city. Driving is also a reasonably good medium of transportation in Newtonbrook West. It is convenient to park.
In Newtonbrook West, around half of buildings are large apartment buildings, and the remaining dwellings are mainly single detached homes and townhouses. This neighbourhood has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The population residing in this neighbourhood is evenly split between renters and owners. This area did not experience a single construction boom; the construction of new buildings in the neighbourhood was spread throughout several decades in recent history.
It is a rather short walk to access daycares and schools from anywhere in this part of the city. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. Concerning food, the closest supermarket in Newtonbrook West is generally only a short walk away. Additionally, this part of the city is a good place in which to go out to eat, and a small number of cafes is available as well. A good variety of clothing stores is also available within a reasonably short walking distance.