Glenwood Park real estate guide & listings for sale
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Glenwood Park. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to relax in and they are especially well-distributed, resulting in them being easy to get to from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood. This part of the city remains relatively quiet, since there are few people out and about on the streets, although there can be more noise for those who are closer to the railway line, Queen Elizabeth Way or Highway 403.
Glenwood Park is an extremely good part of Burlington for moving around by car. Many real estate listings are a very short drive from the nearest highway, such as Queen Elizabeth Way, and the street layout is reasonably amenable to cars. Glenwood Park is also home to a good public transit infrastructure. More precisely, property owners profit from the Burlington Station with access to the Lakeshore West Line. Residents have access to approximately 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most homes. There are relatively few pedestrians out on the streets of Glenwood Park, even though running common errands is convenient by walking. This neighbourhood is also not very bike-friendly because cyclists encounter a considerable amount of slopes, and the cycling network is quite poor.
In Glenwood Park, most dwellings are townhouses, while single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. This part of Burlington offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 60% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented. About one quarter of homes in this neighbourhood were built between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
There are only a limited number of primary schools in Glenwood Park and therefore they can be an extended walk away. Likewise, this part of the city does not have any high schools. In addition, there are only a few daycares and accordingly they can be a long walk away. Regarding food, it is frequently practical for house buyers in Glenwood Park to shop for groceries on foot. Likewise, a restaurant is often just around the corner, and property owners can enjoy a few cafes as well.