Beechborough-Greenbrook real estate guide & listings for sale
Beechborough-Greenbrook is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed atmosphere. This neighbourhood is quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, the greenery in this part of the city is quite prominent as the tree canopy coverage for most streets is reasonably good. There are a few green spaces close by for residents to explore, like Keelesdale North Park and Coronation Park, and they are very well-distributed, which makes it very easy to access them.
This neighbourhood will attract home buyers that value a variety of modes of transportation. Beechborough-Greenbrook is convenient for walking; many daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. However, this neighbourhood is not especially appropriate for bicycling as the cycling network is not especially extensive, and riding is made arduous by the typically sloping topography. Owing to a few nearby bus lines, Beechborough-Greenbrook is very transit friendly. This part of the city is also car friendly. It is easy to access a parking spot.
About two thirds of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters while owners occupy the remainder. Roughly 45% of dwellings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in this neighbourhood, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and single detached homes. About 40% of properties in this neighbourhood were built before the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This area is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes.
Schools and daycares are convenient to access on foot from most properties for sale in this part of Toronto. Regarding food, it is typically feasible for house buyers in Beechborough-Greenbrook to buy general and specialty groceries by walking. In addition, there is typically a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. It is also a reasonably short walk to a decent variety of clothing stores.