Glenbrooke South real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Glenbrooke South is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. This part of the city is quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case near one of the railway lines. Lastly, getting to parks is very easy from the majority of locations in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy.
Regardless of the means of transportation, it is quite simple to move around in this neighbourhood. With a few nearby bus lines, Glenbrooke South is a fairly pleasant part of New Westminster for travelling by public transit. A majority of the houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are also reasonably suitable for those who travel by foot, although common amenities such as post offices or banks can be an occasionally long walk away. Commuting by bicycle is difficult in Glenbrooke South because there is a considerable amount of hills, and the cycling network is fairly poor.
In Glenbrooke South, around 40% of buildings are small apartment buildings, and the remaining homes are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. This neighbourhood also has a selection of housing size options; there is a higher proportion of two bedroom homes in this part of the city. Homeowners occupy around 80% of the units in the neighbourhood and 20% are occupied by renters. This part of the city did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new dwellings in Glenbrooke South was spread throughout multiple decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century.
Parents and their kids will value the proximity to schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from the majority of homes for sale in Glenbrooke South. Regarding food, it is easy to reach the closest grocery store on foot from most properties for sale in this part of New Westminster. Additionally, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of options, for example on Columbia Street, and there are also a few cafes in Glenbrooke South. House buyers have access to a fair number of nearby clothing stores.