Wallace Emerson real estate guide & listings for sale
Wallace Emerson offers a variety of experiences for those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors. Finding bustling areas is very easy in this part of Toronto. Even though there is a limited selection of entertainment venues, the streets are usually busy with people, and places to go out at night are well-distributed throughout the neighbourhood. This part of Toronto also features a small amount of greenery; to be more specific, residents will find that the tree canopy coverage for most streets is below average. Nonetheless, there are around 10 green spaces close by for residents to discover, which makes them very easy to reach.
Regardless of the mode of transportation, it is very simple to move around in this area. Active home buyers will value the very walk-friendly character of this part of the city; carrying out daily needs is especially convenient, and a variety of businesses are nearby. Physically active property owners will also appreciate the very cycling-friendly nature of Wallace Emerson. In particular, the bicycling infrastructure is quite comprehensive. Owing to Lansdowne Station on the Bloor - Danforth Line, and a few nearby bus lines, the great public transit infrastructure makes transit a viable option for many. Wallace Emerson is also a fairly good part of Toronto for moving around by car since highways are rather reachable.
Small apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing about 40% of dwellings in Wallace Emerson, and the remaining properties are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. This area offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes. The split between renters and homeowners is about even. Around 45% of properties in this neighbourhood were built before the 1960s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s.
Parents and their children will value the proximity to schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from the majority of homes for sale in Wallace Emerson. In terms of eating, a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in this neighbourhood. Additionally, thanks to 50-odd restaurants and cafes in Wallace Emerson, there is generally a place to get some food or drink just around the corner, for example along Bloor Street. It is also a short distance to a very good choice of clothing stores.