Brookswood - Fernridge real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced ambience will enjoy Brookswood / Fernridge. Green spaces are very well-spread out and there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to unwind in, making them easy to get to from the majority of locations in the neighbourhood. This area is also very quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
Brookswood / Fernridge is very car friendly. Accessing a parking spot is easy. On the other hand, getting around by public transit is very hard in Brookswood / Fernridge. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and it is convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most homes. Bicycling is difficult in this part of Langley because there are few bike lanes, and there are a good number of hills to challenge cyclists. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of the municipality are located in areas that are also not very well-suited for walking since very few daily needs can be met on foot.
The majority of the properties in Brookswood / Fernridge were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this neighbourhood is an important part of its character. About 90% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the remainder are rented. This part of Langley is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Home buyers in this part of the municipality will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. There are also around 20 restaurants and coffee shops in Brookswood / Fernridge. As far as education is concerned, families will find that wherever their home is situated in this neighbourhood, primary schools are nearby. However, there are only a few high schools and consequently they can be a rather long walk away. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools.