Woodbine-Lumsden real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Woodbine-Lumsden. This neighbourhood is reasonably quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, greenery is quite present in this part of Toronto; there are a few green spaces close by for residents to enjoy, including Stan Wadlow Park and Taylor Creek Park, and they are very well-situated, resulting in them being very easy to get to from most locations within Woodbine-Lumsden. Furthermore, residents will find that there are many tree-lined streets.
No matter the means of transportation, it is reasonably simple to get around in Woodbine-Lumsden. Home buyers can count on public transit to travel in this part of Toronto. For example, it is easy to reach a nearby rapid transit station, including Woodbine Station on the Bloor - Danforth Line, from most properties in the neighbourhood. The neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. Active house buyers will also be pleased with the very pedestrian-friendly nature of this neighbourhood; many daily needs can be carried out without having to use a car. Woodbine-Lumsden is cycling-friendly since the bicycling network is good.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing many buildings in Woodbine-Lumsden, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings. This part of the city also has a good choice of housing sizes - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 70% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 30% are renters. This neighbourhood experienced its main building boom before the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this time period.
House buyers in this part of the city will welcome that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away. In addition, Woodbine-Lumsden is a good place in which to go out to eat or go to a cafe. It is also a rather short walk to a reasonable variety of clothing stores. With respect to education, parents and their kids will value that no matter where their house is situated in Woodbine-Lumsden, schools and daycares are close by.