Glenwood Park real estate guide & listings for sale
There is a great variety of green spaces in Glenwood Park. Access to public green spaces is easy from most locations in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to visit. Thanks to the presence of few pedestrians, this area is relatively quiet; however there can be more noise for those who are near the railway line, Queen Elizabeth Way or Highway 403.
With Burlington Station on the Lakeshore West Line, and around 10 nearby bus lines, the fairly good public transit infrastructure allows people to get to many destinations without needing a car. On the other hand, there aren't many pedestrians out on the streets of Glenwood Park, even though running day-to-day errands is easy. The bicycle is a fairly poor mode of transportation in this part of Burlington as the cycling network is quite poor, and there is a significant amount of hills. On the other hand, Glenwood Park is especially car friendly. The street layout is reasonably amenable to getting around by car, and parking is generally easy.
Townhouses are the most common housing type, representing many dwellings in Glenwood Park, while the rest are mainly single detached homes. Roughly one quarter of properties in this part of the city were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. About 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters.
It is generally practical for property owners in this neighbourhood to do their groceries on foot. Moreover, a restaurant is often just around the corner, and a small selection of coffee shops is available as well. In terms of education, there are only a limited number of primary schools in Glenwood Park and accordingly they can be an extended walk away. In addition, this neighbourhood does not have any high schools. Moreover, it can be challenging to reach daycares on foot.