North St. James Town real estate guide & listings for sale
North St. James Town offers a variety of experiences for those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces. There are a very large number of energetic parts in this part of the city to check out. There are usually masses of people around, there is an extensive selection of entertainment venues, and with the bars in nearby neighbourhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink because they are generally located very close by. There is a good amount of greenery in this area; there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to visit, which makes them very easy to get to. Residents will also find that there are numerous tree-lined streets.
This part of the city does not necessitate use of a car since various other methods of transportation are accessible. With Sherbourne Station on the Bloor - Danforth Line, and a few nearby bus lines, travelling by public transit is very convenient in this area. North St. James Town is also an extremely pleasant part of Toronto for pedestrians; carrying out daily needs is very easy, and various businesses are especially close by. This neighbourhood is an extraordinarily pleasant part of Toronto for cyclists. More specifically, North St. James Town has a very good bicycling infrastructure, and bike-share stations are seldomly more than a short distance away.
Most homes in North St. James Town were built between 1960 and 1980, during its most significant construction boom. The predominance of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of this part of the city is an important part of its character. Roughly 90% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and 10% are owners. This part of the city is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes.
Both general and specialty grocery stores are usually accessible within a very short walk from any location in this part of the city. Furthermore, there are about 10 restaurants and a few coffee shops to benefit from in North St. James Town. Home buyers can find very many nearby clothing stores. As far as education is concerned, families will welcome the proximity to daycares and schools, which are within walking distance from all properties for sale in North St. James Town.