Niagara real estate guide & listings for sale
Niagara is a great part of Toronto for home buyers who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. There are a very large number of things to do in this neighbourhood to explore. There is an extensive selection of entertainment venues, there are lots of people around most of the time, and finding one of the about 20 bars is very easy since they are generally situated in very convenient locations. Greenery is not especially present in this part of Toronto; more specifically, residents will find that relatively few tree-lined streets are around. Nonetheless, it is very easy to reach public green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are about 10 of them close by for residents to visit.
No matter the medium of transportation, it is very convenient to travel in Niagara. Niagara is very transit friendly. House owners can count on the Exhibition Station with access to the Lakeshore West Line. The neighbourhood is connected by approximately 10 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally very close. Many of the homes for sale in this area are located in places that are also very conducive to walking; most common errands can be run on foot, and numerous businesses are very nearby. Riding a bike is prevalent in this part of the city as there is always a bike-share station nearby, and the bicycling infrastructure is quite comprehensive.
There are equal parts renters and owners living in Niagara. The vast majority of buildings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in this neighbourhood, and the rest are mainly small apartment buildings. Most of the housing growth in this area has occurred following the year 2000. There is a higher proportion of one bedroom homes in this part of the city.
It is usually feasible for house buyers in this neighbourhood to buy general and specialty groceries by walking. Furthermore, with over 150 restaurants and around 30 cafes, this part of Toronto is a great place in which to eat out, for instance along Queen Street. Residents have access to a very large number of nearby clothing stores. With respect to education, it is a rather short walk to get to daycares and schools from any location in Niagara. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools.