Kennedy Park real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Kennedy Park is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. This part of Toronto features a fair amount of greenery as the majority of streets have good tree coverage. There are a few parks nearby for residents to enjoy and they are very well-spread out, which makes it very easy to reach them. This area is also reasonably quiet, as the streets are usually quite calm - although that is not the case near one of the railway lines.
Kennedy Park provides home buyers with several alternative means of transportation. This part of the city benefits from a very good public transit infrastructure. More specifically, residents can rely on Kennedy Station with access to the Scarborough Line and Bloor - Danforth Line. House owners benefit from the Kennedy Station with access to the Stouffville Line. There are approximately 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most residences. Walking is also quite practical for residents in Kennedy Park; many common errands can be run on foot. It is challenging to get around by bicycle in this area as the cycling infrastructure is rather limited, and the topography is not particularly flat.
Around 45% of buildings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Kennedy Park, while small apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. This part of Toronto has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. There are equal parts owners and renters living in this area. The homes in this neighbourhood are quite old, because around 40% of its dwellings were constructed pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
In Kennedy Park, families will generally be able to get to daycares and schools on foot. Families benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. With regards to food, it is very often practical for property owners in Kennedy Park to do their groceries by walking. Likewise, those who like to eat in restaurants or cafes will have a fair number of choices in this area. It is also convenient to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot.