Brooklin real estate guide & listings for sale
Brooklin is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
The preferred approach to move around in this part of the town is very often a car. It is very convenient to park, and many real estate listings are a rather short drive from the nearest highway. In contrast, public transit users may find very few options in this part of Whitby due to the low service level. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically close by. It is challenging for people travelling on foot to navigate this part of Whitby because running daily errands is difficult.
In Brooklin, the vast majority of buildings are single detached homes, while townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Nearly 95% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 5% are rented. This part of Whitby experienced its most significant building boom following the year 2000, so most of the available housing stock is from this time period.
In Brooklin, parents and their children will usually be able to access primary schools by walking. However, it can be challenging to reach high schools on foot. Families have the choice between public and private elementary schools. Regarding food, some, but not all, property owners in this part of Whitby will live within walking distance of the closest grocery store. There are also around 20 restaurants and cafes in Brooklin.