West Humber-Clairville real estate guide & listings for sale
West Humber-Clairville offers a vast selection of green spaces to enjoy. More specifically, there are over 50 parks nearby for residents to visit, such as Etobicoke Hydro Green Space and West Humber Parkland, which results in them being very easy to reach from the majority of locations in this area. At the same time, there are few tree-lined streets. It is relatively calm in this area, due to the presence of very few pedestrians.
This part of the city is reasonably transit friendly. More precisely, there is the Etobicoke North Station on the Kitchener Line. Residents are served by about 30 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes. A majority of the homes for sale in this neighbourhood are located in areas that are not very convenient for walking because most day-to-day needs are occasionally challenging to carry out on foot. This part of the city is not very cycling-friendly as bicycle riders are faced with a considerable amount of elevation changes, and there are very few bike lanes. However, the preferred way to get around in West Humber-Clairville is very often driving. The majority of homes for sale are a short drive from the closest highway, such as Highway 407, and it is very easy to find a place to park.
In West Humber-Clairville, around one third of buildings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About 70% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and the rest are renters. About one third of properties in this part of Toronto were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
In this neighbourhood, families will often be able to access primary schools by walking. In contrast, parents and their children may consider it difficult to get to high schools on foot. Families have the choice between public and private schools at both the primary and high school level. With respect to food, property owners in this part of the city will value that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. In addition, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a fair number of options, for instance on Rexdale Boulevard, and residents are served by about 30 cafes as well.