Brampton and Mississauga are amongst top 10 largest cities in Canada and is considered a magnet for the new immigrants and jobseekers to a buy a home. A lot of potential home buyers wonders if they should buy a home in Mississauga or Brampton. Both the cities good access to transportation and have a very low crime rate which makes it an ideal destination to buy a home of your choice.
Business and Demographics
Mississauga being the commercial hub is expensive to own a home as compared to Brampton. Brampton, on the other hand, is affordable and one of the fastest growing cities in Canada. A large population of immigrants from India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, China, Korea, Sri-Lanka, Philippines, Vietnam has settled both in cities and consider as their second home. If you’re working in downtown Toronto, access is no problem at all. Metrolinx runs both GO trains and buses on a regular interval providing quick access to Toronto. Mississauga being the commercial hub, has a better transportation facility which includes a dedicated Bus corridor (also called The Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Project) stretching 18 kilometers across the City, connecting Winston Churchill Boulevard in the west to Renforth Drive in the east. Both Mississauga and Brampton also have easy access to the Pearson International Airport. The Airport which basically lies within the Mississauga city and generates valuable employment opportunities for all cites in the GTA. The cities are also well connected with all major highways including 401, 407 and 410. Brampton, on the other hand, is also witnessing a major boom in economic activity with a lot of multinationals including Amazon, Canon, GAP, BestBuy choosing the city as their major warehouse destination. A number of logistic companies have set up their base in Brampton in Mississauga making it a viable option to buy a home due to economic activity. So if you are confused about buying a home in either of the city, consider the following:
- your budget
- vicinity of your working place
- access to shopping plazas
- access to entertainment and events
- good public transportation
- The low rate of crime
- growth for the business
- good educational institutions
Both the cities are suited for the above parameters, so choose wisely. It is said that it’s never too late to buy a home. If you are looking to buy or sell a home in Brampton Mississauga, please contact us. We are a low commission real estate sales team and offer professional real estate services for residential and commercial properties. Call us today to book an appointment. We are available seven days a week and works as per your time.