Westend real estate guide & listings for sale
Westend offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. The noise levels in this part of New Westminster are low, as the streets tend to be reasonably peaceful. Finally, there are a few parks nearby for residents to discover and they are especially well-situated, which results in them being easy to reach from many locations in Westend.
No matter the medium of transportation, it is quite convenient to get around in Westend. Owing to a few nearby bus lines, this part of New Westminster is quite transit friendly. Walking is also convenient for property owners in Westend; many daily needs can be carried out by walking. Despite the fact that the cycling infrastructure is reasonably comprehensive, bicycling is difficult in this area since bike riders encounter quite a few slopes.
In Westend, about 45% of buildings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and duplexes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This part of the city is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 70% of the properties in Westend and the remainder are rented. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city occurred pre-1960.
Families will appreciate that no matter where their property is situated in Westend, schools and daycares are nearby. With regards to food, it is especially convenient to get to the closest grocery store on foot from any home in this part of the city. Additionally, Westend is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat, and a small variety of coffee shops can be found as well.