Pleasant View is a prime example of a commuter friendly neighbourhood — it’s bounded by a highway, has schools, parks, and playgrounds, and offers a quiet place to return to after a long day at work.
Sheppard Ave serves as the neighbourhood’s southern boundary, and is host to restaurants — there’s a Chuck E. Cheese's there, which is a real blast from the past — cafes, specialized retail stores, salons, and offices. Victoria Park Ave is to the east, and has additional dining and shopping options.
Condos for rent in Pleasant View are ideal for families of all ages — the population of Pleasant View is quite diverse, both in terms of age and background. Van Horne Park is home to Pleasant view Community Centre, and has athletic facilities and a splash pad. CF Fairview Mall is just west of the neighbourhood, providing a large selection of retail stores, as well as a Cineplex for movie nights.
There are 8 condos buildings in Pleasant View — traditional high-rise towers, low-rise condos, and townhouses. If you’re hoping that condos for rent in Pleasant View will net you a discount on your next rental, you may be disappointed, as prices are generally on par with those in downtown Toronto; suite sizes can be more generous though.
High-rises in this neighbourhood take a follow the leader approach to amenities — Crossroads Condos and Crossroads II Condos come with pools, saunas, and gyms on-site. Townhouses offer few extras, but can provide a living experience that’s similar to a house.
Residents might be able to accomplish some errands on foot in this North York neighbourhood, but most will require a vehicle or public transit. Condos for rent in Pleasant View are great for those who commute by public transit — there are several bus routes in the neighbourhood with service to Don Mills Station for subway lines.
Car owners have it easy here too, and can reach the 404 in minutes.