Rockcliffe-Smythe real estate guide & listings for sale
Rockcliffe-Smythe is a good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced environment. This neighbourhood is quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case around one of the railway lines. Lastly, greenery is present in this area; there are approximately 20 parks close by for residents to discover, like Rockcliffe Yard and Smythe Park, making them very easy to reach. In addition, residents will find that a lot of streets have fairly good tree coverage.
Rockcliffe-Smythe will appeal to house buyers that use different methods of transportation. Active property owners will enjoy the quite walk-friendly character of this area; most daily needs are convenient to carry out without having to resort to a vehicle. Rockcliffe-Smythe is also reasonably appropriate for bicycling since the cycling network is good. This area is very transit friendly. For instance, property owners are served by about 10 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically very close. Cars are also a good mode of transportation in this part of Toronto. It is easy to access a place to park.
The majority of the housing stock of Rockcliffe-Smythe consists of single detached homes and large apartment buildings, and the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. Roughly 45% of homes in this part of Toronto were constructed before the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s. This neighbourhood also has a good selection of housing size options - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy about 55% of the units in Rockcliffe-Smythe and renters occupy the remainder.
Schools and daycares are easy to get to on foot from most properties for sale in this neighbourhood. Families are served by public and private primary schools. With regards to eating, both general and specialty grocery stores are usually accessible within a short walk from most properties for sale in this part of Toronto. Likewise, there are a fair number of opportunities for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. It is also easy to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot.