Westwood Park, Dollard-Des Ormeaux, Quebec Real Estate and Homes for Sale
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing around 45% of buildings in Westwood Park, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This part of Dollard-des-Ormeaux also has a good choice of housing size options - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city took place in the 1960s and 1970s. Read more about Westwood Park real estate
Moving around by car is especially convenient in Westwood Park. Many houses for sale are a short drive from the closest highway, and accessing a place to park is easy. In contrast, Westwood Park is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, residents are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most houses. There aren't many pedestrians out on the streets of this neighbourhood, although most daily needs are convenient to carry out on foot. On the other hand, Westwood Park is amenable to biking as there are a fair number of bike lanes, and riding is made easier by the generally flat terrain.
It is often feasible for house buyers in this area to purchase groceries on foot. Likewise, a restaurant is often just around the corner, and residents can enjoy a few cafes as well. It is also a reasonably short distance to a good selection of clothing stores. Concerning education, primary schools are easy to reach on foot from most properties for sale in Westwood Park. In contrast, Westwood Park does not have any high schools.
Westwood Park is a very good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm atmosphere. The noise levels in this part of the city are very low, as the streets are generally very tranquil. Lastly, greenery is quite prominent in this part of Dollard-des-Ormeaux; there are a few parks nearby for residents to discover, like Parc-Nature du Bois-de-Liesse, making them very easy to reach from most locations within the neighbourhood. Moreover, residents will find that a large number of streets have reasonably good tree coverage.