Brooklin real estate guide & listings for sale
Brooklin is very quiet overall, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
Driving is very often the best way to navigate Brooklin. Finding a parking spot is generally easy, and most houses for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway. On the other hand, the public transit system in this neighbourhood is quite poor. Nevertheless, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and it is convenient to find a nearby bus stop from most homes. It is difficult for people walking to navigate this part of the town because running common errands is challenging.
Roughly 95% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 5% are renters. The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood has happened after the year 2000. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this part of the town.
Primary schools are convenient to get to on foot from most properties for sale in Brooklin. On the other hand, families may find it challenging for their children to access high schools as a pedestrian. Parents have the choice between public and private primary schools. Regarding food, reaching the closest supermarket on foot is practical for some, but not all, house buyers in Brooklin. There are also approximately 30 restaurants and cafes in Brooklin.