Westmount real estate guide & listings for sale
Westmount offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This area is very quiet, as the streets tend to be very tranquil. Finally, it is easy to access parks from a large number of locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to visit.
This part of the city will attract physically active people because it is quite well-suited for those who travel by foot, although common amenities such as laundromats or liquor stores can be an occasionally long walk away. The public transit system in Westmount is not particularly practical. Nevertheless, residents have access to a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. On the other hand, driving is very often the best method to navigate Westmount. It is easy to park, and it is a short car ride to the closest highway from anywhere in Westmount.
In Westmount, around 70% of dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly duplexes. Most of the housing growth in this part of the city took place pre-1960. This area offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while the rest are renters.
It is convenient to access the nearest supermarket by walking from any home in Westmount. Likewise, Westmount is a good place in which to eat out. It is also a rather short walk to a reasonable choice of clothing stores. In terms of education, families will welcome that no matter where their home is situated in Westmount, schools and daycares are close by.