Wexford-Maryvale real estate guide & listings for sale
Wexford-Maryvale offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This area features a fair amount of greenery; it is very easy to reach public green spaces from many locations within the neighbourhood, since there are about 30 of them nearby for residents to unwind in, like Wexford Hydro and Ashtonbee Reservoir Park. In addition, residents will find that the majority of streets have good tree coverage. This area is also quiet, as the streets are generally peaceful - although there are still several noisier areas, especially around Highway 401 or the railway line.
This neighbourhood affords homeowners several alternative methods of transportation. This area is a fairly convenient part of Toronto for getting around by public transit due to around 10 nearby bus lines. It is also easy for pedestrians to navigate Wexford-Maryvale; many daily errands can be run on foot. Wexford-Maryvale is not very appropriate for cycling since the cycling network is not very extensive, and the terrain is not particularly flat.
In Wexford-Maryvale, roughly half of buildings are single detached homes, but large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. Most homes in this neighbourhood were built pre-1960, during its most significant construction boom. This part of the city offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 60% of the units in Wexford-Maryvale while the rest are rented.
Property owners in Wexford-Maryvale will value that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away. Likewise, there is often a restaurant or cafe just around the corner, for instance on Eglinton Square. Home buyers can find a good number of clothing stores within walking distance. When it comes to education, in Wexford-Maryvale, parents and their children will typically be able to get to schools and daycares by walking. Families are served by public and private schools at both the primary and secondary school level.