West Willow Woods real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy West Willow Woods. Getting to public green spaces in the neighbourhood, such as Marksam Park and Margaret Greene Park, is easy, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in and most properties for sale have a park close by. This part of the city is also reasonably good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
Cars are a great transportation option in West Willow Woods. Most properties for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway, and parking is easy. On the other hand, getting around by transit can be difficult in this neighbourhood as a result of the service's low frequency. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are commonly nearby. Walking is not very practical for home buyers in West Willow Woods as very few daily needs can be carried out without the use of a car.
Homeowners occupy about 70% of the properties in West Willow Woods while the rest are rented. In this part of the city, around 45% of buildings are single detached homes, but large apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Roughly one third of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. This part of Guelph offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
It is a rather short walk to get to primary schools and daycares from anywhere in West Willow Woods. In contrast, there are no high schools in West Willow Woods. As far as eating is concerned, it is generally practical for home buyers in this part of Guelph to do groceries by walking. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who appreciate nearby restaurants.