Westwoods real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced ambience will enjoy Westwoods. Parks are very well-distributed and there are a few of them close by for residents to unwind in, which makes them easy to reach. This area is quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
The best way to navigate Westwoods is usually a car. It is especially convenient to come across a place to park. However, commuting by public transit is challenging in this part of Kingston. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally very close. Travelling on foot is not very feasible for property owners in Westwoods because running common errands is difficult.
The predominant housing types in Westwoods are single detached homes and townhouses. This neighbourhood experienced its main construction boom in the 1980s, so most of the available properties are from this time period. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this neighbourhood. Homeowners occupy nearly 95% of the dwellings in Westwoods and renters occupy the remainder.
It is a reasonably short walk to get to schools and daycares from most properties for sale in Westwoods. Residents benefit from public and private elementary schools. Regarding food, some, but not all, house buyers in Westwoods will live within walking distance of the nearest grocery store. A small selection of restaurants and coffee shops is available as well.