Brampton real estate is much sought after by homebuyers looking to take advantage of suburban life without sacrificing urban living. One of Canada’s largest and fastest growing cities, Brampton boasts tree-lined residential neighbourhoods, an abundance of green space and a strong sense of community.
The population sits at just over half a million, with many residents working and living in Brampton. Industry is growing and thriving and features a diverse economy including advanced manufacturing, information and communication technology, business services, life sciences, food and beverage service and retail administration logistics. Alternatively, for those residents who choose to commute, Brampton boasts excellent transportation links with easy access to major highways and rapid transit to downtown Toronto.
Brampton real estate agents agree that the mix of older homes coupled with newer developments, including condominiums and townhouses make it easy to find your dream home within this active community. Especially popular are newer developments like Fletcher’s Meadow and Snelgrove where so many families are finding their groove.
Gage Park in Brampton
Things to do in Brampton
There’s no shortage of community activities in Flower City. The Downtown and Queen Street Corridor are home to popular year-round events including annual festivals, parades and celebrations in Garden Square. In winter, families strap on their skates and head to Gage Park Skating Trail while on Saturdays, from June to October, thousands flock to the Brampton Farmer’s Market—one of the largest in Ontario with over 100 vendors selling everything from local produce to multicultural foods and handmade crafts.
Culture seekers can head to the Great War Flying Museum, followed by the Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archive and the Rose Theatre while sports enthusiasts can get their hearts pounding at the local YMCA, at the Brampton Tennis Club, or at the historical Memorial Arena.
Of course what would the weekend be without a trip to Bramalea City Centre where the fashion forward get their fix. With over a million square feet of retail space, there really is something for everyone
Learn more about Brampton real estate and Brampton homes for sale. Françoise Pollard is the RE/MAX real estate agent you can trust to help you find the home of your dreams.