South Riverdale real estate guide & listings for sale
Those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors will feel at home in South Riverdale. Finding energetic places in this part of Toronto is very easy. The streets are very often busy with people, there are many nearby entertainment venues, and places to go out at night are well-spread throughout the area. This part of Toronto also features a fair amount of greenery; there are approximately 30 parks close by for residents to discover, such as Ashbridges Bay Park and Cherry Beach Clarke Beach Park, making it very easy to reach them. Residents will also find that the tree canopy coverage for a large number of streets is fairly good.
Regardless of the medium of transportation, it is very straightforward to move around in South Riverdale. The public transit system in South Riverdale is very practical. In particular, there are about 10 bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far from most residences. South Riverdale is also very well-suited for those who travel by foot; most common errands can be run without needing to use a car, and numerous businesses are nearby. This part of the city is very cycling-friendly as the bicycling network is very extensive.
The majority of the housing stock of South Riverdale consists of townhouses and small apartment buildings, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around 60% of the dwellings in South Riverdale and the remainder are rented. Most homes in this area were built before the 1960s, during its biggest building boom.
Parents and their children will find that no matter where their home is located in South Riverdale, daycares and schools are close by. Regarding eating, it is very often feasible for home buyers in this area to purchase general and specialty groceries on foot. In addition, there are over 200 restaurants and approximately 40 coffee shops to experience in South Riverdale. It is also very easy to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot.