Glenbrooke North real estate guide & listings for sale
Glenbrooke North offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. Parks are especially well-situated and there are a few of them close by for residents to discover, making them very easy to access. The noise levels in this neighbourhood are also low, as the streets are usually reasonably calm.
Glenbrooke North will draw home buyers that use various methods of transportation. A majority of the houses for sale in this neighbourhood are located in places that are quite conducive to walking; meeting day-to-day needs is easy. On the other hand, it is at times difficult to commute by bicycle in Glenbrooke North as there are quite a few elevation changes, and the cycling infrastructure is somewhat poor. The public transit network in this part of New Westminster is accessible thanks to a few nearby bus lines. Driving is also a fairly good medium of transportation in this part of the city. Accessing a parking spot is generally easy.
In Glenbrooke North, around one third of dwellings are small apartment buildings, while large apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters. Around one third of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed before the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 2000s.
Families will welcome the proximity to daycares and schools, which are within walking distance from most, if not all, houses for sale in Glenbrooke North. As far as food is concerned, it is usually feasible for home buyers in Glenbrooke North to do grocery shopping on foot. Moreover, there is commonly a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. A decent choice of clothing stores is also situated within a reasonably short walking distance.