Regent Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Regent Park offers a variety of experiences for home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors. This area has a very large number of streets to visit. A large number of entertainment venues can be found nearby, the streets are almost always busy with people, and with the bars in nearby neighbourhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink because they are generally located very close by. This part of the city also features a fair amount of greenery as there are numerous tree-lined streets. There are a few public green spaces close by for residents to relax in, which makes them very easy to access.
House buyers in this neighbourhood are provided with several options to get around without using a car. With a few nearby bus lines, this part of Toronto is very transit friendly. This part of Toronto will also draw active house buyers because it is very well-suited for walking; most daily needs can be carried out without the use of a vehicle, and there are also countless businesses in proximity. A good number of people in the area use their bike since there is always a bike-share station close by, and the cycling network is very well-developed.
Around half of homes in Regent Park were constructed following the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. The sizeable percentage of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of this neighbourhood is an important part of its character. About three quarters of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters whereas the rest are occupied by owners. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in Regent Park. In addition, thanks to 40-odd restaurants and cafes in this area, there is almost always a spot to get a meal or beverage just around the corner. It is also especially easy to reach a number of clothing stores on foot. With regards to education, in Regent Park, families will typically be able to get to daycares and schools on foot.