Glenbrooke South real estate guide & listings for sale
Glenbrooke South is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. This area is reasonably quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case closer to one of the railway lines. Lastly, parks are especially well-distributed and there are a few of them close by for residents to check out, which makes them very easy to get to.
Regardless of the medium of transportation, it is convenient to get around in Glenbrooke South. The public transit service in this area is reasonably good as a result of a few nearby bus lines. Glenbrooke South will also draw physically active home buyers as it is suitable for those who travel by foot; meeting day-to-day needs is convenient by walking. Glenbrooke South is not very amenable to bicycling because riding is made strenuous by the typically hilly topography, and the cycling network is somewhat poor.
Over half of the housing stock of Glenbrooke South consists of large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings, and the remaining houses are mainly townhouses. This neighbourhood also has quite a good selection of housing sizes - there is a higher proportion of two bedroom homes in this neighbourhood. About 80% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the remainder are rented. This neighbourhood did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new homes in Glenbrooke South was spread throughout multiple decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century.
It is easy to access the closest grocery store on foot in Glenbrooke South. Likewise, there is commonly a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. Property owners have access to a fair number of nearby clothing stores. Regarding education, in Glenbrooke South, families will usually be able to reach daycares and schools on foot.