Stonegate-Queensway real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Stonegate-Queensway is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. The greenery in this area is prominent; it is very easy to get to green spaces in the neighbourhood, since many homes for sale have one nearby and there are approximately 30 public green spaces close by for residents to explore. Residents will also find that numerous tree-lined streets are around. This neighbourhood is quiet overall, as the streets are usually calm - although there are still several louder areas, especially near F G Gardiner Expressway or the railway line.
Stonegate-Queensway presents home buyers with the choice between various modes of transportation. Most houses for sale in this area are located in places that are reasonably conducive to walking; many common errands can be run on foot. In contrast, this area is not especially bike-friendly since bicycling is made arduous by the often sloping topography, and Stonegate-Queensway has a somewhat poor cycling infrastructure. Stonegate-Queensway is a very pleasant part of Toronto for travelling by public transit. In particular, the neighbourhood is connected by around 10 bus lines, and it is especially convenient to find a nearby bus stop from most residences. The best transportation option in this area is usually a car. The majority of properties for sale are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway, such as F G Gardiner Expressway, and parking is easy.
In Stonegate-Queensway, the majority of dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. Most housing in this neighbourhood was built before the 1960s, during its largest building boom. This part of the city offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly two thirds of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and one third are rented.
The nearest grocery store in Stonegate-Queensway is typically only a short walk away. Furthermore, a restaurant is usually just around the corner, and a limited variety of coffee shops can be found as well. As far as education is concerned, schools and daycares are convenient to get to on foot from anywhere in Stonegate-Queensway. Families benefit from public and private schools at both the primary and high school level.