Westgate real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Westgate is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. It is very easy to get to parks in the neighbourhood, since there are around 20 of them nearby for residents to visit, such as Bramalea Community Park and Northampton Park. This area is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be tranquil - however some parts can be quite loud, especially near Highway 410.
The best method to move around in this area is very often a car. Parking is quite easy, and the majority of homes for sale are a short drive from the closest highway, such as Highway 410. However, commuting by public transit is at times difficult in Westgate. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. It is occasionally challenging for people walking to navigate Westgate because few common errands can be run on foot. On the other hand, it is easy to travel by bike in this area since the bicycling network is quite well-developed.
In Westgate, most dwellings are single detached homes, while duplexes make up most of the remaining housing stock. Notably, this area is good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while the rest are renters. About 60% of the properties in this part of Brampton were constructed between 1980 and 1990, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s.
In Westgate, families will generally be able to reach both primary and secondary schools by walking. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. In contrast, daycares are not especially abundant and thus not always within walking distance. When it comes to food, it is typically feasible for property owners in this neighbourhood to do their grocery shopping by walking. In addition, a restaurant is often just around the corner, and house buyers benefit from a few cafes as well.