Beechwood West real estate guide & listings for sale
Beechwood West is a very good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. This area is very quiet overall, as the streets are usually very peaceful. Finally, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to enjoy, such as Regency Park, which results in them being easy to get to from the majority of locations within this part of Waterloo.
The car is usually the favoured way to navigate Beechwood West. It is very easy to access a place to park. However, the public transit network in this part of the city is not very practical. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and it is especially convenient to find a nearby bus stop from most houses. It is challenging for pedestrians to navigate Beechwood West as very few daily needs can be carried out on foot. In contrast, biking is easy in this neighbourhood as the cycling network is fairly good.
In Beechwood West, around 60% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the properties are mainly townhouses. About 45% of properties in this area were constructed between 1980 and 1990, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1990s. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 85% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the remainder are rented.
It is a rather short walk to access primary schools from any location in this neighbourhood. However, there are no high schools in Beechwood West. Residents can choose between public and private primary schools. With respect to eating, the closest supermarket in Beechwood West is generally only a reasonably short walk away. A limited selection of restaurants and cafes is available as well.