Westwood real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced ambience will enjoy Westwood. The noise levels in this part of Winnipeg are very low, as the streets are very tranquil. Lastly, parks are especially well-situated and there are around 10 of them close by for residents to explore, making it easy to access them.
The preferred way to move around in Westwood is usually a car. It is very easy to come across a place to park, and many houses for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway. On the other hand, public transit users may find few choices in Westwood by reason of the infrequent service. Thankfully, property owners are served by a few bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Westwood is not very conducive to walking because most daily needs are challenging to meet without the use of a vehicle.
The predominant housing types in Westwood are single detached homes and townhouses. This area offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. About 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 10% are renters. Most of the properties in this area were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960.
House buyers in this area will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. There are also a few options for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes in close proximity. When it comes to education, parents and their schoolchildren will find that no matter where their house is located in this part of Winnipeg, both primary and secondary schools are close by. Residents have the choice between public and private elementary schools. However, daycares are not especially abundant and accordingly tend to require a rather long walk to get to.