Brantford real estate guide & listings for sale
Brantford is a reasonably good city to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm atmosphere. There are over 100 parks nearby for residents to relax in, which makes it easy to access them. This city is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are quite peaceful - although that is not the case closer to one of the railway lines or Highway 403.
Brantford is especially car friendly. It is very easy to find a place to park, and the majority of real estate listings are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Highway 403. Walking is not very feasible for residents in Brantford as running common errands is inconvenient.
Around one third of homes in Brantford were constructed before the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. In this city, around 60% of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. Homeowners occupy about two thirds of the units in Brantford and renters occupy the remainder. This city has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Primary schools are easy to reach on foot from anywhere in Brantford. In contrast, there are only a limited number of high schools and therefore they can be a rather long walk away. Residents benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. Concerning food, a fraction of property owners in Brantford may be able to travel to one of approximately 30 supermarkets on foot, while others will have to use a vehicle. Residents benefit from over 250 restaurants and cafes as well.