Glenbrooke North real estate guide & listings for sale
Glenbrooke North is a good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced environment. This part of the city is reasonably quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to discover, making them easy to access from the majority of locations in Glenbrooke North.
Glenbrooke North presents homeowners with the choice between different methods of transportation. The fairly good public transit infrastructure allows people to get to many destinations without needing a car. For example, residents have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most homes. Travelling on foot is also practical for house buyers in Glenbrooke North; many daily needs are easy to meet by walking. Glenbrooke North is not very bicycling-friendly as there are a limited number of bike lanes, and there is a considerable amount of hills.
Small apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing roughly one third of dwellings in Glenbrooke North, but large apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. This part of New Westminster is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 60% of the properties in the neighbourhood and 40% are rented. This part of the city did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new homes in this neighbourhood was spread throughout several decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century.
A supermarket is generally reachable within a very short walk from most homes for sale in Glenbrooke North. Likewise, there are a fair number of choices in close proximity for those who care about restaurants and cafes. A decent choice of clothing stores can also be found within a reasonably short walking distance. When it comes to education, families will value that wherever their house is located in this part of New Westminster, daycares and schools are nearby.