Willowridge-Martingrove-Richview real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Willowridge-Martingrove-Richview is exemplified by its relaxed environment. Greenery is quite prominent in this area; it is very easy to get to public green spaces from most locations in the neighbourhood since there are about 20 of them close by for residents to unwind in. Furthermore, residents will find that there are numerous tree-lined streets. This area is also quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case near Highway 427 or Highway 401.
Getting around by car is very convenient in this part of the city. It is convenient to come across a place to park, and many real estate listings are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Highway 427. Home buyers can also rely on public transit to navigate this part of the city due to a few nearby bus lines. This area is not particularly well-suited for walking because common amenities such as barbers or banks can be an occasionally long walk away. The bike is a sometimes poor means of transportation in Willowridge-Martingrove-Richview since the terrain is not especially flat, and there are a limited number of bike lanes.
The population residing in Willowridge-Martingrove-Richview is evenly split between owners and renters. Large apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing around 45% of dwellings in this area, while single detached homes and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this part of Toronto occurred in the 1960s and 1970s. This neighbourhood has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is generally an option for home buyers in this part of Toronto to do groceries on foot. Residents benefit from approximately 10 restaurants and coffee shops as well. With regards to education, both primary and secondary schools are easy to walk to from most houses for sale in this part of Toronto. On the other hand, daycares are not particularly numerous and therefore not always within walking distance.