Southgate real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Southgate is exemplified by its calm environment. There are approximately 10 green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in, including Earnscliffe Park and Eastbourne Park, which results in them being easy to access from a lot of locations within the neighbourhood. This part of Brampton is quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic.
No matter the medium of transportation, it is reasonably straightforward to get around in this part of Brampton. The public transit system in this part of the city is practical. House owners are served by around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most properties. This neighbourhood is also bicycling-friendly as Southgate is home to a very good bicycling infrastructure. Southgate is not particularly well-suited for those who travel by foot as few common errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle. In contrast, Southgate is an extremely good part of Brampton for getting around by car. Nearby highways are reasonably easy to reach from anywhere in this area, and it is convenient to park.
Homeowners occupy about 80% of the units in Southgate and the rest are rented. Townhouses are the main housing type, representing around 45% of dwellings in this part of Brampton, but large apartment buildings and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. This area experienced its biggest construction boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
The nearest supermarket in Southgate is generally only a reasonably short walk away. Likewise, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of options, and home buyers benefit from a few cafes as well. As far as education is concerned, it is a short walk to access primary schools from any location in this area. In contrast, Southgate does not have any high schools. At the primary level, there are both public and private schools.