Willowdale West real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Willowdale West is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. The noise levels in this area are reasonably low, as the streets are generally tranquil. Lastly, greenery is prominent in this part of the city as many streets have reasonably good tree coverage. It is very easy to access parks from a large number of locations in the neighbourhood since there are around 20 of them close by for residents to unwind in.
Willowdale West will appeal to home buyers that value several means of transportation. This area is very transit friendly thanks to North York Centre Station on the Yonge - University Line, and around 10 nearby bus lines. Walking is also quite practical for house buyers in Willowdale West; carrying out daily needs is convenient on foot. It is at times difficult to travel by bike in Willowdale West because there are a fair number of hills. Thankfully, the cycling network is fairly good.
Large apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing about 60% of buildings in Willowdale West, while the remainder are mainly single detached homes. About 45% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed following the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This neighbourhood offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Roughly two thirds of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the rest are rented.
It is often practical for property owners in this neighbourhood to purchase groceries by walking. Moreover, there are a good number of opportunities in close proximity for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes. Concerning education, it is a reasonably short walk to reach daycares and schools from most properties for sale in Willowdale West. Families benefit from public and private elementary schools.