Brampton West real estate guide & listings for sale
Brampton West is a reasonably good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm atmosphere. Green spaces, such as Chris Gibson Park and Fred Kline Park, are very well-located and there are approximately 20 of them close by for residents to check out, which makes it very easy to get to them. Most areas in this neighbourhood are quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
The bicycle is a good mode of transportation in Brampton West as this neighbourhood boasts a great cycling infrastructure. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of Brampton are located in places that are also conducive to walking; many common errands can be run without having to use a vehicle. This neighbourhood is very car friendly. Finding a parking spot is quite easy. In contrast, travelling by public transit is sometimes challenging in this area. Thankfully, there are around 10 bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and most residences are very close to a bus stop.
About one third of properties in Brampton West were constructed between 1990 and 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. In this part of Brampton, around 55% of dwellings are single detached homes, while townhouses are the main alternative in the housing stock. About 80% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 20% are occupied by renters. This part of the city is particularly good for those looking for three bedroom homes.
It is usually possible for property owners in Brampton West to do grocery shopping by walking. Additionally, a restaurant is often just around the corner, and a limited selection of coffee shops is available as well. In terms of education, parents and their schoolchildren will value the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from vast majority properties for sale in this area. However, there are only a limited number of high schools and therefore they can be a rather long walk away. Parents have the choice between public and private elementary schools.