Queen Street Corridor real estate guide & listings for sale
Queen Street Corridor offers a wide selection of green spaces to enjoy, as well as some areas with a vibrant ambience. Access to green spaces, including Norton Place Park and Donald M Gordon Chinguacousy Park, is very easy from most locations within the neighbourhood, since there are around 10 of them close by for residents to visit and most houses for sale have a park a short walk away. Due to the presence of few people out and about on the streets, this part of Brampton is relatively quiet; however there can be more noise for those who are near Highway 410 or the railway line.
No matter the medium of transportation, it is quite simple to move around in Queen Street Corridor. The public transit system in this part of the city is fairly good. For example, there are around 20 bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far away from most homes. A majority of the houses for sale in this area are located in places that are also quite conducive to walking; running daily errands is easy by walking. The bike is a fairly good means of transportation in Queen Street Corridor since the bicycling infrastructure is quite extensive.
The substantial percentage of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of Queen Street Corridor is an important part of its character. This area is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Renters occupy around 60% of the dwellings in Queen Street Corridor and 40% are occupied by owners. Around 45% of homes in this part of Brampton were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s.
In Queen Street Corridor, parents and their kids will usually be able to reach daycares and schools on foot. Concerning food, a supermarket is ordinarily accessible within a very short walk from most homes for sale in this part of Brampton. Likewise, this area is a fairly good place in which to eat out or go to a cafe. It is also convenient to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot.