South Parkdale real estate guide & listings for sale
South Parkdale is a great part of Toronto for those who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. This neighbourhood has many places for those looking for a dynamic vibe. Despite the fact that there is a narrow selection of entertainment venues, there are many people around most of the time, and places to go out at night are well-spread throughout the neighbourhood. The greenery in this part of Toronto is reasonably prominent; there are about 20 green spaces nearby for residents to explore, such as Lakeshore Boulevard Parklands and Budapest Park, which results in them being very easy to get to from the majority of locations within South Parkdale. Moreover, residents will find that there are numerous tree-lined streets.
This part of Toronto will attract homeowners that appreciate different means of transportation. Thanks to approximately 10 nearby bus lines, this part of Toronto features a very good public transit system. It is also convenient for pedestrians to navigate South Parkdale; most common errands can be run on foot, and many businesses are quite close by. South Parkdale is a very pleasant part of Toronto for cyclists. More precisely, there are a fair number of bike lanes.
The majority of buildings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in South Parkdale, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings. This neighbourhood is particularly good for those looking for one bedroom homes. About 85% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters and 15% are occupied by owners. About 45% of properties in this area were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 2000s.
It is very easy to reach both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from anywhere in South Parkdale. Additionally, there are over 50 restaurants and about 10 cafes to enjoy in South Parkdale. It is also very easy to reach a selection of clothing stores on foot. In terms of education, it is a reasonably short walk to get to schools and daycares from most houses for sale in South Parkdale. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.