Agincourt South-Malvern West real estate guide & listings for sale
Agincourt South-Malvern West offers a wide variety of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy atmosphere. More specifically, access to parks in the neighbourhood, like East Highland Creek Watercourse, is easy, since the majority of homes for sale have one a short walk away and there are around 20 public green spaces close by for residents to check out. Residents will also find that most streets have good tree coverage. This neighbourhood is relatively quiet, due to the presence of relatively few pedestrians, although noise levels are higher closer to one of the railway lines or Highway 401.
Regardless of the means of transportation, it is convenient to get around in Agincourt South-Malvern West. Travelling by public transit is very easy in this part of Toronto. For instance, property owners benefit from the Agincourt Station with access to the Stouffville Line. There are about 10 bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and the closest bus stop is usually just around the corner. Agincourt South-Malvern West is also well-suited for those who travel by foot; carrying out day-to-day needs is convenient. Biking is challenging in Agincourt South-Malvern West as there is a considerable amount of slopes, and the cycling network is fairly poor.
Around 40% of properties in Agincourt South-Malvern West were built between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. Over half of the housing stock of this area consists of single detached homes and large apartment buildings, while the rest are mainly townhouses. Around three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas the remainder are renters. This neighbourhood also has a good choice of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
In Agincourt South-Malvern West, families will generally be able to get to schools and daycares on foot. Families are served by public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. Concerning eating, house buyers in this part of the city will be pleased to learn that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away. Sheppard Avenue is among the best streets for food stores. Additionally, those who enjoy dining in restaurants or cafes will have a fair number of options in this neighbourhood. It is also a reasonably short distance to a decent selection of clothing stores.