Palmerston-Little Italy real estate guide & listings for sale
Palmerston-Little Italy offers a variety of experiences for home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces. This part of Toronto has a very large number of streets for those looking for a dynamic vibe. The streets are almost always busy with people, there are a lot of nearby entertainment venues, and with its approximately 30 bars, there are options for nighttime activities. This part of the city also features a fair amount of greenery as there are numerous tree-lined streets. There are a few parks close by for residents to relax in and they are especially well-distributed, making them very easy to reach from a lot of locations within the neighbourhood.
Palmerston-Little Italy does not demand use of a car as various other modes of transportation are at the disposal of home buyers. Most houses for sale in this neighbourhood are located in areas that are very conducive to walking; meeting daily needs is especially convenient, and countless businesses of different types can be found as well. Innumerable residents in the area use their bike since the cycling infrastructure is very good, and a bike share station can usually be found in close proximity. Commuting by public transit is especially convenient in this part of the city. Residents have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most houses. On the other hand, driving is a fairly poor transportation option in Palmerston-Little Italy because it is difficult to park, and the street infrastructure is not very appropriate for cars.
Roughly 60% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and the rest are owners. In this part of Toronto, around 60% of dwellings are small apartment buildings, while townhouses are also present in the housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood occurred prior to the 1960s. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes.
Property owners in this part of the city will welcome that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Furthermore, those who like to eat out won't have to walk far in Palmerston-Little Italy, where over 200 restaurants and about 20 coffee shops can be found. It is also very convenient to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot. Regarding education, families will find that wherever their property is situated in Palmerston-Little Italy, daycares and schools are close by.