The neighbourhood of Westwood is located within the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
In Westwood, roughly 90% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly small apartment buildings. Most housing in this area was built between 1960 and 1980, during its largest building boom. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 90% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented.
Getting around by car is very convenient in this part of Winnipeg. It is straightforward to park, and it is a reasonably short car ride to the nearest highway from any location in Westwood. In contrast, residents using public transit may have few options in this neighbourhood due to the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are usually nearby. It is impractical for pedestrians to move around in this part of the city as most daily needs are challenging to carry out on foot.
It is often an option for property owners in Westwood to do their groceries by walking. A small number of restaurants and cafes are available as well. As far as education is concerned, parents and their children will welcome that wherever their home is situated in Westwood, primary schools as well as high schools are close by. Families have the choice between public and private elementary schools. On the other hand, it can be difficult to walk to daycares from properties for sale in this part of Winnipeg.
Westwood is a very good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a calm environment. This area is very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, parks are especially well-spread out and there are approximately 10 of them nearby for residents to check out, resulting in them being easy to access from most locations in Westwood.
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