Downtown real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Downtown is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. It is very easy to access parks from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out. This area is also quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
Downtown is a fairly good part of Brantford for getting around by car. Parking is quite easy. Physically active people will also be pleased with the reasonably walk-friendly nature of this neighbourhood; most daily needs are convenient to carry out on foot.
Small apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing around 45% of dwellings in Downtown, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings. This part of the city offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Nearly 90% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters whereas the remainder are occupied by owners. The homes in this area are quite old, since around 40% of its dwellings were built pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s.
Schools and daycares are convenient to get to on foot from anywhere in this area. In terms of eating, it is often feasible for property owners in Downtown to buy groceries on foot. Likewise, there are a good number of opportunities within walking distance for those who value restaurants and cafes.