High Park real estate guide & listings for sale
High Park is a very good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a calm ambience. It is easy to get to green spaces since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out. This neighbourhood is very quiet overall, as the streets are usually very tranquil.
Walking is reasonably practical for property owners in this area; most day-to-day needs are convenient to carry out without having to use a vehicle. Biking is also convenient in High Park because bike riders do not encounter serious slopes, and the cycling network is extensive. The public transit system in this part of the city is somewhat poor. Nevertheless, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most residences. In contrast, the preferred method of transportation in High Park is very often a car. Accessing a parking spot is generally easy, and the majority of properties for sale are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing roughly 85% of dwellings in High Park, while duplexes are also present in the housing stock. Around 45% of properties in this part of the city were constructed pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s. This area offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 70% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 30% are renters.
It is generally feasible for home buyers in High Park to do grocery shopping on foot. In addition, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of choices. It is also easy to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot. In terms of education, in High Park, parents and their schoolchildren will almost always be able to access both primary and secondary schools by walking. However, it can be difficult to access daycares as a pedestrian.