Westney Heights, Ajax, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Westney Heights is an important part of its character. There is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this neighbourhood. Homeowners occupy roughly 90% of the dwellings in Westney Heights and 10% are occupied by renters. This neighbourhood experienced its biggest building boom in the 1980s, so most of the available homes are from this time period. Read more about Westney Heights real estate
Cars are a very good transportation option in Westney Heights. Nearby highways are reasonably easy to reach from anywhere in this part of Ajax, and it is convenient to park. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is sometimes challenging in Westney Heights. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and the nearest bus stop is generally very close. This neighbourhood is not especially suitable for those who travel by foot as few daily errands can be run without having to use a vehicle. Biking is also difficult in Westney Heights as there are a fair number of elevation changes, and the cycling infrastructure is not especially comprehensive.
It is a reasonably short walk to access daycares and primary schools from most properties for sale in this neighbourhood. On the other hand, there are no high schools in Westney Heights. With respect to food, it is convenient to get to the nearest supermarket on foot in this part of Ajax. Residents benefit from around 10 restaurants and cafes as well.
The noise levels in Westney Heights are very low, as the streets are usually very peaceful. Public green spaces aren't well-spread out, resulting in them being very hard to get to from the majority of locations in this neighbourhood.