Yonge-St.Clair real estate guide & listings for sale
Yonge-St.Clair offers a variety of experiences for those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces. There are a large number of things to do in this neighbourhood for those looking for a dynamic vibe. There is a wide selection of 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 as they are generally located very close by. Yonge Street in particular offers an extensive selection of places to go out at night. There is a lot of greenery in this part of the city; getting to parks, such as Kay Gardner Beltline Park, is very easy from many locations in the neighbourhood, since reaching the closest one from most properties is very easy and there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to explore. Residents will also find that a large number of tree-lined streets are prominent.
Yonge-St.Clair does not require use of a car as several other means of transportation are accessible. This part of Toronto will appeal to physically active house buyers as it is especially conducive to those who travel by foot; all daily needs can be carried out on foot, and numerous businesses are very close by. It is also easy to get around by bicycle in this area as there are a good number of bike lanes. The public transit system in Yonge-St.Clair is especially practical as a consequence of a few nearby bus lines. In contrast, cars are a sometimes poor means of transportation in this area because almost none of the street infrastructure is conducive to cars, and most real estate listings are a very long drive from the closest highway.
In Yonge-St.Clair, many buildings are large apartment buildings, while small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. About 45% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. This part of Toronto offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder.
It is very often possible for home buyers in this neighbourhood to buy general and specialty groceries on foot. In addition, those who enjoy eating out won't have to walk far in this area, where approximately 40 restaurants and a few cafes can be found. It is also especially convenient to reach a selection of clothing stores on foot. With respect to education, daycares and schools are straightforward to get to on foot from most houses for sale in Yonge-St.Clair. Families have the choice between public and private elementary schools.