Briar Hill-Belgravia real estate guide & listings for sale
Briar Hill-Belgravia is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced environment. Greenery is not especially prominent in this area; to be more specific, residents will find that the majority of streets have sub-par tree coverage. Nonetheless, there are a few parks close by for residents to unwind in, like Kay Gardner Beltline Park, resulting in them being very easy to get to from the majority of locations within this part of the city. This area is also reasonably quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
Briar Hill-Belgravia presents house buyers with several alternative methods of transportation. The public transit service in Briar Hill-Belgravia is very good. More precisely, property owners benefit from a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually just around the corner. Briar Hill-Belgravia is also especially convenient for those who travel by foot; meeting daily needs is straightforward, and various businesses are quite close by. This area is reasonably bicycling-friendly because the cycling infrastructure is fairly good.
Large apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing around 40% of dwellings in Briar Hill-Belgravia, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. The split between renters and homeowners is about even. The homes in this part of Toronto are quite old, because roughly 40% of its dwellings were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960.
It is a rather short walk to access daycares and schools from most houses for sale in Briar Hill-Belgravia. With respect to food, a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in this part of the city. Furthermore, there are a fair number of opportunities for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes. A very good selection of clothing stores can also be found within a short walking distance, for instance along Eglinton Avenue.