Bendale real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Bendale. This neighbourhood is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially close to the railway line or Highway 401. Finally, the greenery in this area is prominent as the tree canopy coverage for most streets is good. Parks, such as McCowan Park and Scarborough Hydro Green Space, are very well-spread out and there are about 20 of them nearby for residents to relax in, which makes them very easy to get to from numerous locations within the neighbourhood.
Bendale permits home buyers to travel by a variety of modes of transportation. Bendale benefits from a very good public transit system. For instance, there is McCowan Station and Scarborough Station on the Scarborough Line. House owners have access to approximately 20 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. Walking is also quite feasible for residents in Bendale; many daily errands can be run on foot. Even though certain enjoyable pockets for cycling exist, it is occasionally difficult to get around by bicycle in Bendale as the cycling network is not especially comprehensive, and bicycle riders encounter a significant amount of slopes.
About two thirds of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the remainder are rented. In this area, around 45% of buildings are large apartment buildings, whereas the remainder are mainly single detached homes. Around one third of properties in this neighbourhood were built prior to the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. This part of the city is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Families will value that wherever their house is situated in this part of Toronto, daycares and schools are close by. Residents can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. In terms of eating, it is easy to get to both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from most properties for sale in this neighbourhood. Moreover, those who are fond of eating in restaurants or cafes will have a fair number of options in Bendale. It is also a reasonably short walk to a decent variety of clothing stores.