Bayview Village real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy Bayview Village. The greenery in this neighbourhood is quite prominent as there are numerous tree-lined streets. It is very easy to reach public green spaces from most locations within the neighbourhood, since there are around 20 of them nearby for residents to discover and reaching the closest park from many houses for sale is easy. This part of Toronto is also quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case near Highway 401 or the railway line.
Bayview Village permits house buyers to move around by a diversity of modes of transportation. Thanks to 3 rapid transit stations (Leslie Station, Bayview Station and Bessarion Station) on the Sheppard Line, and a few nearby bus lines, the public transit system in this neighbourhood is very convenient. Bayview Village is also a fairly pleasant part of Toronto for pedestrians; many common errands can be run without needing to use a car. The bicycle is a rather limited mode of transportation in Bayview Village as cyclists encounter quite a few hills, and the cycling network is not particularly comprehensive.
In Bayview Village, roughly 60% of buildings are large apartment buildings, while single detached homes and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This part of the city is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters. This area experienced its largest building boom after the year 2000, so most of the available housing stock is from this time period.
It is a rather short walk to reach daycares and primary schools from most homes for sale in Bayview Village. On the other hand, parents may consider it difficult for their children to access high schools as a pedestrian. At the primary level, there are both public and private schools. In terms of food, the closest supermarket in Bayview Village is usually only a rather short walk away. Furthermore, this part of Toronto is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat, and residents benefit from a few cafes as well. It is also easy to access a number of clothing stores on foot.