Westwood Plateau real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy Westwood Plateau. This part of Coquitlam is especially quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Lastly, there are around 20 parks nearby for residents to check out, which results in them being easy to reach from most locations within Westwood Plateau.
Driving is a very good transportation option in this part of Coquitlam. It is very easy to park. On the other hand, residents using public transit may experience few options in Westwood Plateau by reason of the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly close by. Walking is not very practical for home buyers in this part of the city since carrying out daily needs is difficult. It is also challenging to get around by bike in Westwood Plateau because there is a significant amount of hills, and the bicycling network is fairly poor.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing about 40% of buildings in Westwood Plateau, and the rest of the properties are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city happened in the 1990s. This area offers mainly two bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Around 85% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 15% are rented.
Primary schools are convenient to access on foot from most homes for sale in this part of Coquitlam. In contrast, there are only a few high schools and accordingly they can be a long walk away. Regarding eating, reaching the nearest grocery store by walking is possible for some, but not all, home buyers in Westwood Plateau. Residents can enjoy about 10 restaurants and coffee shops as well.