Beechwood West real estate guide & listings for sale
Beechwood West is a very good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. This part of the city is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, it is easy to reach public green spaces in the neighbourhood, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to enjoy, including Regency Park.
Cars are a very good transportation option in Beechwood West. It is very easy to park. However, the public transit network in Beechwood West is fairly poor. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and it is especially convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most houses. Beechwood West is quite suited for biking as the cycling network is well-developed. A majority of the homes for sale in this area are located in places that are not very convenient for those who travel by foot as very few daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a car.
In Beechwood West, around 60% of dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly townhouses. Around 45% of properties in this part of Waterloo were constructed in the 1980s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1990s. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 85% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the rest are rented.
In Beechwood West, parents and their schoolchildren will typically be able to reach primary schools on foot. However, there are no high schools in this neighbourhood. Parents are served by public and private elementary schools. With regards to food, a grocery store is usually accessible within a rather short walk from most homes for sale in Beechwood West. There are also a limited number of options for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes.