Westwood real estate guide & listings for sale
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Westwood, despite its sometimes busy ambience. Parks are very well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, resulting in them being easy to reach from many locations in Westwood. This part of Edmonton remains relatively quiet, since there are few people out and about on the streets, although.
This area enables homeowners to move around by a diversity of modes of transportation. This area is transit friendly thanks to a few nearby bus lines. Westwood will also appeal to physically active home buyers as it is reasonably suitable for those who travel by foot; running common errands is convenient on foot. It is easy to travel by bicycle in this area because it is a flat ride to most locations, and there are a very large number of bike lanes.
Small apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing many dwellings in Westwood, while the rest are mainly single detached homes. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Renters occupy roughly 80% of the dwellings in Westwood and 20% are occupied by owners. Around half of homes in this part of Edmonton were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
House buyers in this area will welcome that a grocery store is always only a short walk away. In addition, Westwood is a fairly good place in which to eat out. It is also easy to access a variety of clothing stores on foot. Concerning education, families will welcome that wherever their home is situated in Westwood, primary schools and daycares are nearby. In contrast, this area does not contain any high schools.