Westwoods real estate guide & listings for sale
Westwoods is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed environment. This area is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to discover and they are especially well-situated, which results in them being easy to get to from most locations in the neighbourhood.
The favoured transportation option in Westwoods is usually driving. It is very easy to find a place to park. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is challenging in Westwoods. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and it is straightforward to reach a nearby bus stop from most properties. Westwoods is not very convenient for walking as very few daily errands can be run on foot.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing the overwhelming majority of dwellings in Westwoods, while duplexes make up most of the remaining housing stock. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this part of the city. Homeowners occupy roughly 95% of the units in Westwoods and the rest are rented. Most homes in this part of the city were built between 1980 and 1990, during its largest construction boom.
In this area, parents and their schoolchildren will usually be able to reach schools and daycares on foot. At the primary level, both public and private schools can be found. With respect to food, some home buyers in Westwoods may be able to travel to the nearest grocery store on foot, while others will have to turn to a vehicle. There are also a few choices for those who care about close by restaurants and cafes.