You Should Also Know
This will be the closest neighbourhood to the proposed Laurier University campus west of Tremaine and south of Derry. It's also the right next to the only Velodrome in Canada to meet international cycling standards, and only the second one in North America (Los Angeles having the other).
Singles, younger couples and brand new families are the heart of this area.
Starting out. There are many three-storey townhouses with not a lot of outside maintenance on the east side of the neighbourhood by the train tracks, which can be a great alternative to a condo.
Quiet weekdays and active weekends. Many residents in this area commute, so the daytime is very quiet during the week, with lots of social activities on the weekend. It smells like BBQ on Saturdays and Sundays.
Not So Great For
We tend to see less kids playing outside in this area. It could be because many residents are just starting families.
Smaller two-and-three storey townhouses make up a large part of this neighbourhood, but there's a good mix of all ranges of homes.
You'll Fall In Love With
Your future spouse. This area has lots of single professionals. For everyone else, the Escarpment views are lovely.