Yonge-St.Clair real estate guide & listings for sale
Yonge-St.Clair offers a variety of experiences for home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces. Finding things to do is very easy in this area. There are many nearby entertainment venues, the streets are very often busy with people, and with the bars in nearby neighbourhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink since they are generally located very close by. The greenery in this neighbourhood is very prominent as a large number of tree-lined streets are present. It is very easy to access public green spaces in the neighbourhood, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore and getting to a park from the majority of properties is very easy.
Yonge-St.Clair is a great neighbourhood for eco-friendly transportation options. The public transit network in this part of Toronto is great. Homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually just around the corner. Walking is also especially practical for house buyers in this neighbourhood; meeting daily needs is very convenient, and a large number of businesses of different types can be found as well. It is easy to get around by bicycle in this part of the city because there are a good number of bike lanes.
Many buildings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Yonge-St.Clair, but small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. About 45% of properties in this part of the city were built pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Renters occupy about 60% of the units in the neighbourhood and 40% are occupied by owners.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away in Yonge-St.Clair. Moreover, those who enjoy dining out won't have to go far in this part of Toronto, where approximately 40 restaurants and a few cafes are available. Residents benefit from a very large number of nearby clothing stores. As far as education is concerned, it is a short walk to access schools and daycares from anywhere in this area. At the primary level, both public and private schools can be found.