The Annex real estate guide & listings for sale
The Annex offers a variety of experiences for those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors. Finding vibrant places is especially easy in this part of Toronto. A vast selection of entertainment venues can be found nearby, there are a very large number of people around most of the time, and places to go out at night are well-spread throughout the area. The greenery in this part of the city is prominent as the majority of streets have reasonably good tree coverage. There are approximately 10 parks nearby for residents to visit, like Ramsden Park, and they are very well-situated, which makes them very easy to get to.
Home buyers in The Annex are provided with several choices to move around without the need for a car. Property owners can depend on public transit to move around in The Annex owing to various nearby rapid transit stations on the Yonge - University Line and Bloor - Danforth Line, and approximately 10 nearby bus lines. Walking is also especially practical for house buyers in this part of Toronto; carrying out daily needs is very easy, and there are also a very large number of businesses in proximity. The Annex will attract active people as it is very suitable for biking. In particular, The Annex is home to a fairly good bicycling infrastructure, and there is generally a bike-share station in proximity.
In The Annex, roughly half of dwellings are large apartment buildings, while small apartment buildings and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home while the remainder are owners. About 45% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed prior to the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s.
In this part of Toronto, parents and their kids will usually be able to get to daycares and schools on foot. In addition to public schools, there are private primary and secondary schools. As far as food is concerned, it is usually possible for property owners in The Annex to shop for general and specialty groceries on foot. Additionally, with 350-odd restaurants and cafes in this neighbourhood, there is almost always a spot to get a meal or a beverage just around the corner. It is also especially easy to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot, for instance on Bloor Street.