Princess-Rosethorn real estate guide & listings for sale
Princess-Rosethorn offers a calm atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This neighbourhood is very quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, there is much greenery in this area as there are a large number of tree-lined streets. It is very easy to get to green spaces from numerous locations within the neighbourhood since there are approximately 20 of them nearby for residents to visit.
Driving is usually the preferred method to get around in this part of Toronto. It is straightforward to park, and many houses for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway. With a few nearby bus lines, Princess-Rosethorn is also quite transit friendly. It is sometimes challenging for people walking to navigate Princess-Rosethorn as common amenities such as hair salons or hardware stores can be an occasionally long walk away. It is also at times difficult to travel by bike in this part of Toronto because cyclists encounter a significant amount of hills. Nonetheless, Princess-Rosethorn boasts a good cycling infrastructure.
The substantial proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Princess-Rosethorn is an important part of its character. Most housing in this area was constructed pre-1960, during its most significant construction boom. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 85% of the properties in Princess-Rosethorn and the rest are rented.
Property owners in Princess-Rosethorn will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. A small selection of restaurants and cafes can be found as well. In terms of education, it is a reasonably short walk to reach schools and daycares from anywhere in Princess-Rosethorn.