Brow of the Hill real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Brow of the Hill is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. There are a few green spaces nearby for residents to check out and they are especially well-located, making it easy to get to them. This part of New Westminster is also quiet, as the streets tend to be quite tranquil.
This part of the city will appeal to home buyers that value different modes of transportation. Owing to a few nearby bus lines, Brow of the Hill is transit friendly. This neighbourhood will also attract physically active house buyers because it is reasonably well-suited for those who travel by foot; most daily needs are convenient to carry out without the use of a vehicle. Getting around by bicycle is challenging in this neighbourhood since Brow of the Hill is home to a sometimes poor bicycling infrastructure, and bicycling is rendered arduous by the often steep topography.
The predominance of small apartment buildings in the housing stock of Brow of the Hill is an important part of its character. This neighbourhood is especially good for those looking for one bedroom homes. Roughly 70% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters whereas the rest are occupied by owners. About half of properties in this part of New Westminster were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
In this area, parents and their schoolchildren will typically be able to get to schools and daycares by walking. Regarding food, it is very often feasible for house buyers in this part of New Westminster to purchase their groceries on foot. Furthermore, there are a good number of options in close proximity for those who care about restaurants and cafes. A reasonable variety of clothing stores is also available within a rather short walking distance.