Westview is a municipality situated in the Miami metropolitan area, which is part of Florida, United States.
Westview is a fairly good municipality to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed atmosphere. There are a few green spaces nearby for residents to visit and they are especially well-spread out, making them easy to access. This municipality is also reasonably good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case closer to the railway line.
The median year of construction for dwellings in Westview is 1966. Most of the dwellings are single detached homes, making it easy to find detached homes in this part of the Miami metropolitan area, while large apartment buildings are the main alternative in the housing stock. The split between home owners and renters is about even. This municipality also has a good choice of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is usually an option for home buyers in this municipality to do grocery shopping by walking. There are also approximately 10 restaurants and cafes in this part of the Miami metropolitan area. As far as education is concerned, locals will value the proximity to primary as well as high schools, which are within walking distance from most homes for sale in Westview. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools.
The favored way to get around in this part of the Miami metropolitan area is usually driving. Finding a place to park is quite easy, and many properties for sale are a rather short car ride from the closest highway. In contrast, the public transit service in Westview is not very frequent. Thankfully, house owners are served by about 10 bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby. Walking is not very popular in Westview, even though many common errands can be run on foot.