Today, we will be discussing the pros and cons of living in Scarborough, Ontario. Scarborough is near and dear to my heart because this is where my wife was born and raised and is now home to some of our closest friend and also some of my dearest clients.
Scarborough is home to over 650,000 residents and is known for its diverse population and vibrant culture. But like any other place, living in Scarborough has its pros and cons. Let's dive in.
Pros Of Living In Scarborough:
Cons Of Living In Scarborough:
When you move to Scarborough get ready for some horrible driving! I used to hate this but now I find my self smiling at just how bad the driving is. It's not unusual to see someone make a left hand turn from the right-hand lane and red lights are just a guideline.
Prior to the banning of postal code discrimination, insurance providers couldn't decide if Brampton or Scarborough had the worst drivers.
While it shouldn't be a reason not to move here, just know before you move here that driving in Scarborough is a unique experience:)
Sample: Bad Scarborough Drivers
There's lots to love about living in Scarborough. There truly is a neighbourhood and price point for today's home buyer. That being said, contact a professional who knows which neighbourhoods are a little less "Scarborough" than others.
If you have any questions about moving to the Greater Toronto Area, let's chat.