Prospect real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Prospect. This part of the city is quiet overall, as the streets are generally quite peaceful. Lastly, it is very easy to reach green spaces from most locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out.
Driving is an excellent transportation option in this neighbourhood. It is a very short car ride to the closest highway from any home in this part of the city, and it is very easy to come across a parking spot. Most houses for sale in this area are located in places that are not particularly convenient for walking since running daily errands is sometimes difficult.
Small apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing roughly three quarters of buildings in Prospect, whereas the rest are mainly single detached homes. This area also has a choice of unit sizes - although this neighbourhood is notable for those looking for two bedroom homes. Renters occupy about 85% of the units in Prospect and 15% are occupied by owners. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood took place between 1960 and 1980.
It is straightforward to get to the closest supermarket on foot from anywhere in Prospect. Likewise, a coffee shop is often just around the corner, and a limited selection of restaurants is available in this area as well. It is also a rather short walk to a decent variety of clothing stores. As far as education is concerned, families will appreciate that no matter where their house is situated in Prospect, both primary and secondary schools are close by. However, there are only a few daycares and accordingly they can be a rather long walk away.