Westbrook real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Westbrook. This part of Richmond Hill is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, it is easy to reach public green spaces since there are about 10 of them close by for residents to unwind in.
Driving is a very good means of transportation in Westbrook. It is convenient to find a place to park. However, public transit riders may experience few choices in Westbrook by reason of the low service level. Nonetheless, house owners are served by approximately 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most properties. Westbrook is not very conducive to walking because very few daily errands can be run on foot. This neighbourhood is also not especially cycling-friendly because there are a limited number of bike lanes, and there are quite a few slopes.
About half of homes in Westbrook were constructed following the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. Single detached homes and row houses are the predominant housing type in this area. Homeowners occupy roughly 95% of the units in the neighbourhood while the remainder are rented. This part of Richmond Hill is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
In all but a limited number of cases, a vehicle is needed in Westbrook to access the nearest grocery store. Nevertheless, reaching the nearest pharmacy and accordingly some staple foods is generally convenient. There are also a few restaurants and coffee shops in Westbrook. With respect to education, it is a reasonably short walk to get to both primary and secondary schools from any location in this neighbourhood. On the other hand, it can be challenging to reach daycares on foot.