Palmerston-Little Italy real estate guide & listings for sale
Those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors will feel at home in Palmerston-Little Italy. This neighbourhood has a very large number of streets for those looking for a dynamic vibe. There are crowds of people around most of the time, there is a wide variety of entertainment venues, and it is very easy to find bars because they are well-spread throughout the area. The greenery in this part of the city is reasonably prominent as there are numerous tree-lined streets. Parks are especially well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, which makes it very easy to access them.
This neighbourhood is a great part of Toronto for eco-friendly transportation options. The excellent public transit access allows people to get to many destinations without needing a car. For example, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. Many of the homes for sale in this area are located in places that are also very conducive to walking; most common errands can be run on foot, and there are also innumerable businesses nearby. Palmerston-Little Italy is an extraordinarily pleasant part of Toronto for bike riders. In particular, bike-share stations are never more than a few blocks away, and the bicycling network is very good.
The majority of dwellings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Palmerston-Little Italy, while the remainder are mainly townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood happened before the 1960s. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home whereas the rest are owners.
It is very often feasible for property owners in this area to shop for general and specialty groceries on foot. Moreover, with 200-odd restaurants and cafes in Palmerston-Little Italy, there is almost always a place to get some food or drink just around the corner. It is also a very short walk to an excellent variety of clothing stores, for instance along Bloor Street. As far as education is concerned, parents and their kids will find that no matter where their home is located in Palmerston-Little Italy, schools and daycares are nearby.