Brantford real estate guide & listings for sale
Brantford offers a calm ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. There are over 100 parks close by for residents to check out, making them easy to access. The noise levels in this city are also quite low, as the streets are peaceful - although that is not the case close to one of the railway lines or Highway 403.
The best transportation option in Brantford is usually a car. Most real estate listings are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Highway 403, and it is very easy to park. A majority of the homes for sale in this city are located in areas that are not very suitable for walking because running daily errands is inconvenient.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing the majority of buildings in Brantford, and the rest of the properties are mainly townhouses. This city is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 70% of the dwellings in the city whereas the remainder are rented. The homes in this city are quite old, because roughly one third of its dwellings were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
Primary schools are convenient to access on foot from anywhere in Brantford. In contrast, it can be challenging to reach high schools on foot. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. In terms of eating, accessing one of about 30 supermarkets on foot is feasible for some, but not all, property owners in this city. A small selection of restaurants and coffee shops is available as well.