Glenwood Park real estate guide & listings for sale
There is a fairly good selection of green spaces in Glenwood Park. Public green spaces are especially well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to discover, which makes it easy to access them. Finally, this part of Burlington remains relatively quiet, as there are few pedestrians, although noise levels are higher closer to the railway line, Highway 403 or Queen Elizabeth Way.
The public transit system in this part of Burlington is reasonably practical. In particular, homeowners profit from the Burlington Station on the Lakeshore West Line. The neighbourhood is linked by about 10 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally just around the corner. However, walking in this area is not very common, despite the fact that many daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. It is challenging to move around by bike in this part of the city because there is a significant amount of hills, and the bicycling network is not very well-developed. In contrast, commuting by car is very convenient in this neighbourhood. Nearby highways, such as Highway 407, are especially easy to reach from anywhere in this area, and the city block layout is conducive to driving.
Homeowners occupy about 60% of the properties in Glenwood Park while renters occupy the remainder. Townhouses are the predominant housing type, representing many dwellings in this neighbourhood, whereas the remainder are mainly single detached homes. Around one quarter of properties in this part of the city were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
House buyers in Glenwood Park will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Furthermore, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a good number of opportunities, and a limited variety of coffee shops can be found as well. Regarding education, primary schools tend to be an extended walk away, and there are no high schools in Glenwood Park. Likewise, families may consider it challenging to get to daycares on foot.