Danforth real estate guide & listings for sale
Danforth has a character that appeals to a fairly diverse group of people. Finding things to do in this part of the city is easy. Even though few entertainment venues can be found nearby, the streets are almost always busy with people, and with its approximately 10 bars, there are options for nighttime activities. Danforth is reasonably good for those who like quiet surroundings, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. There is a good amount of greenery in this part of the city; there are a few green spaces close by for residents to check out, which makes it very easy to access them. In addition, residents will find that the tree canopy coverage for most streets is fairly good.
No matter the mode of transportation, it is very convenient to travel in Danforth. With plenty of nearby rapid transit stations on the Bloor - Danforth Line, and about 10 nearby bus lines, the public transit service in this part of the city is excellent. Danforth is also very well-suited for walking; meeting daily needs is straightforward, and there are also a fair number of businesses in proximity. This part of the city is very cycling-friendly because Danforth boasts a fairly good bicycling infrastructure.
Around two thirds of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the remainder are rented. In this part of the city, about one third of dwellings are small apartment buildings, but single detached homes and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This area experienced its most significant building boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this era. This part of Toronto is primarily composed of one bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Both general and specialty grocery stores are ordinarily accessible within a very short walk from anywhere in Danforth. Likewise, owing to 50-odd restaurants and cafes in this part of Toronto, there is typically a spot to get a meal or beverage just around the corner. House buyers have access to a fair number of nearby clothing stores. When it comes to education, it is a short walk to access schools and daycares from any location in Danforth.