Southdown real estate guide & listings for sale
There is a great variety of green spaces in Southdown. There are a few parks nearby for residents to relax in, including Meadowwood Park and Harding Waterfront Estate, making it easy to reach them from a large number of locations in the neighbourhood. Lastly, it is relatively calm in this neighbourhood, thanks to the presence of very few people out and about on the streets.
Driving is an excellent transportation option in Southdown. It is very easy to find a place to park. On the other hand, the public transit system in Southdown is sometimes poor. Thankfully, homeowners profit from the Clarkson Station with access to the Lakeshore West Line. There are around 10 bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and it is very easy to reach a nearby bus stop from most residences. Southdown is not very well-suited for those who travel by foot as running common errands is impractical by walking. Although a few bicycling-friendly sectors exist, it is also occasionally challenging to move around by bike in Southdown since there are a good number of elevation changes, and the cycling network is sometimes poor.
In Southdown, about half of dwellings are townhouses, while small apartment buildings and single detached homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This area offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Nearly 95% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and renters make up the remainder. Most of the housing growth in this part of the city occurred in the 1960s and 1970s.
Families will welcome that no matter where their property is located in Southdown, primary schools are close by. In contrast, there are no high schools in this area. When it comes to eating, some residents in Southdown may have the option to purchase their groceries by walking, while others will have to turn to another means of transportation. There are also a few choices for those who care about restaurants and cafes in close proximity.