Stonegate-Queensway real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Stonegate-Queensway. This area is quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - however noise can be an issue closer to F G Gardiner Expressway or the railway line. Lastly, greenery is quite prominent in this neighbourhood as many tree-lined streets are present. There are about 30 parks close by for residents to check out, such as Etobicoke Hydro Green Space and South Humber Park, which makes it very easy to get to them.
No matter the medium of transportation, it is quite straightforward to move around in Stonegate-Queensway. Thanks to around 10 nearby bus lines, residents can rely on public transit to travel in this neighbourhood. Many of the houses for sale in this part of Toronto are located in areas that are also reasonably suitable for walking; meeting daily needs is easy on foot. It is occasionally challenging to get around by bike in this neighbourhood as there are a limited number of bike lanes, and there are quite a few slopes.
About two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. In this part of the city, about 55% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the houses are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This area experienced its largest building boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this era. This neighbourhood has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
In Stonegate-Queensway, parents and their children will usually be able to access daycares and schools on foot. Families are served by public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. In terms of food, the nearest supermarket in Stonegate-Queensway is generally only a short walk away. Likewise, this part of Toronto is a good place in which to eat out, and a small selection of cafes is available as well.