Woodbine-Lumsden real estate guide & listings for sale
Woodbine-Lumsden offers a calm environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Toronto is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, there is a fair amount of greenery in this area as there are many tree-lined streets. Public green spaces, including Stan Wadlow Park and Taylor Creek Park, are very well-located and there are a few of them close by for residents to discover, which makes it very easy to get to them.
Woodbine-Lumsden allows homeowners to get around using different modes of transportation. This part of the city is very transit friendly. For example, rapid transit stations, including Woodbine Station with access to the Bloor - Danforth Line, are not very far-removed from the bulk of residences in the neighbourhood. There are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and the nearest bus stop is generally just around the corner. Active people will also welcome the very walk-friendly nature of Woodbine-Lumsden; many common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. Commuting by bicycle is convenient in Woodbine-Lumsden as the cycling network is fairly good.
Around 70% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 30% are rented. In this part of Toronto, many dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the homes are mainly large apartment buildings. Most housing in this part of the city was built prior to the 1960s, during its largest construction boom. This neighbourhood has a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Parents and their children will appreciate that wherever their house is located in Woodbine-Lumsden, daycares and schools are nearby. With regards to eating, it is usually practical for home buyers in Woodbine-Lumsden to shop for general and specialty groceries by walking. Likewise, there is typically a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. It is also a rather short walk to a decent choice of clothing stores.