Glenfield-Jane Heights real estate guide & listings for sale
Glenfield-Jane Heights offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. Most areas in this neighbourhood are quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case closer to Highway 400. Lastly, greenery is prominent in this part of the city; access to public green spaces from most locations in the neighbourhood, including Northwood Park and Downsview Dells Park, is very easy since there are approximately 10 of them close by for residents to visit. In addition, residents will find that there are many tree-lined streets.
Glenfield-Jane Heights will draw homeowners that use several means of transportation. This part of the city is home to a good public transit infrastructure due to about 10 nearby bus lines. Glenfield-Jane Heights will also appeal to physically active people since it is suitable for those who travel by foot; running common errands is convenient on foot. Glenfield-Jane Heights is not very amenable to cycling since there are few bike lanes, and cyclists encounter a considerable amount of hills.
In Glenfield-Jane Heights, around 45% of dwellings are townhouses, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. The proportions of homeowners and renters are about even. This neighbourhood experienced its most significant construction boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available properties are from this time period.
A supermarket is generally reachable within a short walk from any location in this part of Toronto. In addition, a restaurant is often just around the corner, and there are also a few cafes in this part of the city. It is also a reasonably short walk to a decent selection of clothing stores. As far as education is concerned, primary schools and daycares are easy to walk to from most houses for sale in this part of Toronto. However, there are only a few high schools and thus they can be a rather long walk away.