Westchase is a municipality situated in the Tampa - St. Petersburg metropolitan area, which is part of Florida, United States.
Westchase is very good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Parks are distributed sparsely, which results in them being occasionally challenging to access from many locations in the municipality. Still, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to explore.
About 60% of the population of this municipality own their home while the remainder are renters. In this part of the Tampa - St. Petersburg metropolitan area, about 45% of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This municipality experienced its most significant housing boom since the year 2000, so most of the available housing stock is from this era. This municipality also has a good variety of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It can be challenging to walk to high schools and primary schools from properties for sale in Westchase. With respect to food, a fraction of house buyers in this municipality may have the option to do their groceries on foot, while others will have to rely on another means of transportation. Residents can enjoy over 50 restaurants and cafes as well.
Getting around by car is very easy in Westchase. It is especially convenient to find a parking spot. On the other hand, the public transit service in Westchase is quite bad. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the municipality. Many of the homes for sale in this part of the Tampa - St. Petersburg metropolitan area are located in places that are not very convenient for walking since very few daily needs can be carried out without having to use a vehicle.