Weston real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Weston is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. Greenery is prominent in this neighbourhood as there are numerous tree-lined streets. Public green spaces, like Cruickshank Park and Crawford - Jones Memorial Park, are very well-located and there are approximately 10 of them close by for residents to unwind in, which makes it very easy to reach them. Most areas in this neighbourhood are reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although there are still several noisier sections, especially around one of the railway lines.
No matter the mode of transportation, it is simple to move around in Weston. Commuting by public transit is straightforward in Weston. Train stations, such as the Weston GO Station and Weston Station on the Kitchener Line and Union Pearson Express Line, are not especially far-removed from the bulk of homes in the neighbourhood. Residents benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. A majority of the houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are also suitable for walking; running daily errands is convenient on foot. It is at times difficult to move around by bicycle in this neighbourhood since the cycling infrastructure is sometimes poor, and bicycle riders encounter a considerable amount of slopes.
In Weston, most buildings are large apartment buildings, and the remaining homes are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. About two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder. About one third of homes in this part of Toronto were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1990s.
It is very often practical for house buyers in Weston to buy groceries on foot. Likewise, there is typically a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. Home buyers benefit from a fair number of nearby clothing stores, for instance along Weston Road. As far as education is concerned, in Weston, families will typically be able to get to daycares and schools on foot. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.