East Ward real estate guide & listings for sale
East Ward is a good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed ambience. This part of the city is quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case near one of the railway lines. Finally, parks are especially well-located and there are a few of them close by for residents to visit, making it easy to get to them.
This part of the city is reasonably car friendly. It is convenient to park. A majority of the houses for sale in this neighbourhood are located in places that are not especially conducive to walking because few daily errands can be run on foot.
East Ward experienced its most significant construction boom pre-1960, so most of the available homes are from this era. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing most dwellings in this part of the city, while small apartment buildings and duplexes make up most of the remaining housing stock. The proportions of renters and homeowners are about even. This neighbourhood also has a good variety of housing sizes - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
A supermarket is usually reachable within a reasonably short walk from any home in East Ward. Additionally, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and a small variety of cafes can be found as well. As far as education is concerned, parents and their schoolchildren will find that wherever their property is situated in this part of Brantford, daycares and schools are nearby. Parents have the option of public and private schools at both the primary and secondary school level.