Westminster-Branson real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Westminster-Branson. Greenery is reasonably present in this area; there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to relax in, including Hearthstone Valley Greenbelt and Maxwell Park, and they are very well-spread out, making them very easy to access. Furthermore, residents will find that the tree canopy coverage for many streets is fairly good. This neighbourhood is also reasonably quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic.
Westminster-Branson will draw property owners that use a variety of modes of transportation. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, this part of the city features a good public transit system. It is also convenient for pedestrians to get around in Westminster-Branson; many day-to-day needs can be carried out without the use of a vehicle. It is easy to commute by bike in this neighbourhood because Westminster-Branson has a fairly good cycling infrastructure.
The large proportion of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of Westminster-Branson is an important part of its character. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood took place in the 1960s and 1970s. This part of Toronto offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and owners make up the remainder.
Home buyers in Westminster-Branson will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Furthermore, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a fair number of opportunities, and a small variety of coffee shops can be found as well. It is also a reasonably short distance to a good variety of clothing stores. In terms of education, in Westminster-Branson, families will generally be able to get to schools and daycares by walking. Along with public schools, there are private primary and high schools.