Brow of the Hill real estate guide & listings for sale
Brow of the Hill offers a calm atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. Most areas in this neighbourhood are reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, there are a few parks close by for residents to enjoy and they are especially well-located, which makes them easy to reach.
This neighbourhood will please property owners that value various means of transportation. Getting around by public transit is easy in this area. The neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Active home buyers will also appreciate the reasonably pedestrian-friendly nature of Brow of the Hill; running common errands is convenient by walking. Brow of the Hill is not very conducive to biking because bicycle riders encounter a significant amount of elevation changes, and this neighbourhood has a rather poor cycling infrastructure.
In Brow of the Hill, many dwellings are small apartment buildings, while large apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. There is a higher proportion of one bedroom homes in this neighbourhood. Renters occupy roughly 70% of the dwellings in Brow of the Hill and 30% are occupied by owners. Roughly half of homes in this part of New Westminster were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
Home buyers in Brow of the Hill will welcome that a grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Additionally, there is commonly a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. It is also easy to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot. When it comes to education, parents and their children will find that wherever their house is located in this part of New Westminster, schools and daycares are close by.