Rexdale-Kipling real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Rexdale-Kipling is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, there is a good amount of greenery in this part of Toronto; green spaces, such as West Humber Parkland and The Elms Park, are especially well-distributed and there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy, resulting in them being very easy to reach from the majority of locations in Rexdale-Kipling. Moreover, residents will find that the tree canopy coverage for most streets is fairly good.
Regardless of the means of transportation, it is easy to get around in Rexdale-Kipling. This area will attract active house buyers because it is conducive to walking, although daily errands are sometimes challenging to run on foot. However, Rexdale-Kipling is not especially appropriate for bicycling since there is a significant amount of elevation changes, and the cycling infrastructure is sometimes poor. Getting around by public transit is convenient in this part of the city. More specifically, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are typically nearby. The car is usually the favoured way to get around in Rexdale-Kipling. It is convenient to come across a place to park, and the majority of properties for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing roughly 45% of buildings in Rexdale-Kipling, and the remaining properties are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes. This part of Toronto is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 55% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and renters make up the remainder. Most housing in this part of Toronto was constructed before the 1960s, during its main building boom.
It is very often practical for house buyers in this part of the city to purchase groceries by walking. Moreover, a restaurant is often just around the corner, and there are also a few coffee shops in Rexdale-Kipling. It is also a rather short distance to a reasonable choice of clothing stores. As far as education is concerned, schools and daycares are convenient to access on foot from anywhere in Rexdale-Kipling. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.