Bradford West Gwillimbury real estate guide & listings for sale
Bradford West Gwillimbury is quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case closer to Highway 400 or the railway line. Parks aren't well-situated, making them very difficult to get to from the majority of locations in this part of the Greater Toronto metropolitan area.
Cars are an excellent transportation option in Bradford West Gwillimbury. Finding a place to park is generally easy. In contrast, the public transit system in Bradford West Gwillimbury is quite poor. Thankfully, property owners can count on the Bradford Station with access to the Barrie Line. The town is connected by a few bus lines. The bike is a fairly poor means of transportation in this town because riding is rendered arduous by the often steep area, and the cycling infrastructure is rather limited. Travelling on foot is also not very feasible for home buyers in Bradford West Gwillimbury as almost no common errands can be run without needing to resort to a car.
Around 85% of the units in the town are occupied by homeowners and 15% are rented. Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing many buildings in this town, whereas the rest are mainly townhouses. Around 40% of properties in this part of the Greater Toronto metropolitan area were constructed after the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This town is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
High schools and primary schools are not abundant in Bradford West Gwillimbury, and thus not always within walking distance. In addition, parents and their children may consider it very difficult to reach daycares as a pedestrian. With regards to food, in vast majority cases, a car is needed in this town to reach one of approximately 20 grocery stores. A limited number of restaurants are available in Bradford West Gwillimbury as well.