Glenbrooke South real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy Glenbrooke South. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are generally peaceful - however noise can be problematic near one of the railway lines. Finally, there are a few parks close by for residents to discover and they are especially well-situated, resulting in them being very easy to access from numerous locations within Glenbrooke South.
This neighbourhood allows property owners to travel by a variety of modes of transportation. Residents can rely on public transit to navigate Glenbrooke South by reason of a few nearby bus lines. Travelling on foot is also practical for home buyers in Glenbrooke South; many daily needs are easy to carry out on foot. This part of New Westminster is not very bicycling-friendly since this neighbourhood has a somewhat poor cycling infrastructure, and riding is made difficult by the often steep terrain.
Small apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing about 40% of dwellings in Glenbrooke South, and the rest of the homes are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. This part of New Westminster is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 80% of the properties in Glenbrooke South and 20% are rented. The buildings in this neighbourhood are very new, because about 45% of its dwellings were built after the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s.
Parents and their kids will welcome that no matter where their house is situated in this part of the city, daycares and schools are nearby. As far as food is concerned, it is convenient to reach the closest supermarket on foot in Glenbrooke South. Moreover, those who like to dine in restaurants or cafes will have a fair number of opportunities in Glenbrooke South, for instance along Columbia Street. A decent choice of clothing stores is also available within a reasonably short walking distance.