There are a variety of property types to choose from when looking for real estate in Brampton. There are 743 houses, 55 townhouses, and 115 condos for sale. For past listings, search our Brampton sold listings and Brampton expired listings The average listing price in Brampton for all home types is $886,788, which is 16% higher than January 2018. The average list price differs significantly when broken down by home type. The average listing price of a house is $908,611, $480,260 for a townhouse, and $479,963 for a condo. There are many popular cities surrounding Brampton, including Mississauga, Vaughan, Milton, Oakville, Burlington, Richmond Hill, Toronto that offer a variety of home prices and unique areas to live. Brampton also has many options for renters with 874 active rental listings and an average lease price of $2,419.
Brampton is home to 35 unique neighbourhoods. Popular neighbourhoods include Sandringham-Wellington, with 120 active real estate listings, Northwest Brampton, with 114 active real estate listings, and Credit Valley, with 74 active real estate listings.
Residents of the city of Brampton are expected to pay property taxes on all residences that they own. Property taxes can usually be found on each active Zoocasa listing, or can be looked up here. As of 2017, the estimated property tax residents can expect to pay is 0.4923%.
There is currently no municipal land transfer tax in effect in Brampton but the provincial land transfer tax still applies to all property purchases
See below for provincial land transfer tax rates.
|Ontario Land Transfer Tax Rates|
|$0 - $55,000||0.5%|
|$55,000.01 - $250,000||1.0%|
|$250,000.01 - $400,000||1.5%|
|$400,000.01 - $2,000,000||2.0%|
Brampton Land Transfer Example:
Purchase price = $300,000
|Purchase Price||Subtract Tax Brackets||Rate||Non 1st Time Buyer Tax Payable||1st Time Buyer Tax Payable|
|$0 - $55,000||$55,000||0.5%||$275||$0|
|$55,000 - $250,000||$195,000||1.0%||$1,950||$0|
|$250,000 - $400,000||$150,000||1.5%||$2,250||$475|
|$400,000 - $600,000||$200,000||2.0%||$4,000||$4,000|
|Non 1st Time Buyer||1st Time Buyer|
A suburban city in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), Brampton is located in Southern Ontario, just northwest of the City of Toronto. It is currently the ninth-most populous municipality and third-most populous in the Greater Golden Horseshoe region, after Toronto and Mississauga. The city was once known as “The Flower Town” because of its large greenhouse industry. Today, Brampton has a diverse economy with businesses in advanced manufacturing, logistics, IT, food/beverages, and life sciences.
As of the Canada 2016 Census, there are 593,638 people dwelling within the city of Brampton. This represents 13.3% growth from the 2011 Census population of 523,906. This is drastically higher than both Ontario’s growth rate of 4.6% and Canada’s growth rate of 5.0%. An overwhelming 73.3% of Brampton’s population identifies as visible minorities, with South Asian, Sikh, and Black Canadians being the dominant ethnic groups.
The Peel District School Board governs 198 elementary schools and 36 secondary schools across the city with 154,000 students.
|Elementary School Name||Fraser Rating (out of 10.0)|
|Guru Tegh Bahadur||10.0|
|Walli ul Asr||9.5|
|Secondary School Name||Fraser Rating (out of 10.0)|
|Holy Name of Mary||7.5|
|Jeunes Sans Frontiers||7.2|
There are two major malls in Brampton: Bramalea City Centre and Shoppers World Brampton. Bramalea City Centre is the biggest shopping centre and is home to 360 stores. Bramalea is located just off of Highway 410 on Clark Blvd.
There are currently no professional sports teams that belong to Brampton. Because Brampton is part of the Greater Toronto Area, most residents will cheer on teams from Toronto like the Raptors and Blue Jays.
There are currently no regulations in place for short-term rental platforms like Airbnb in the city of Brampton.
Brampton Transit is the main transit system, operating a fleet of buses which service the entire city. Although there are currently no plans for any rapid transit system to be implemented in the city, it neighbours the Toronto rapid transit system, operated by the Toronto Transit Commission. A majority of major routes run 24 hours a day, seven days a week. A one-way fare on the Brampton Transit system is $4 for adults and youth and $1 for seniors. A monthly pass can be purchased for $124 a month for adults, $105 for children, and $52 for seniors.
Brampton is serviced by two international airports: Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) and Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ).
YYZ is currently the busiest airport in Canada, handling over 45 million passengers annually. Pearson airport is located in Etobicoke, a 30-minute drive from Brampton’s city core, and is the main air traffic hub for the Greater Golden Horseshoe region. Pearson has over 1,100 daily departures to more than 180 destinations around the world.
YTZ is a small international airport that is located on the Toronto Islands just south of Lakeshore Boulevard. Porter Airlines and Air Canada are the two primary airlines that service this small airport, which has daily departures to nearby cities in both Canada and the US.
The biggest taxi company that operates in Brampton is A1 Taxi. Because taxis are difficult to hail on the go, it is best to book in advance or visit a train station or hotel where they are usually parked waiting for passengers.
An alternative to hiring a taxi in Brampton is Uber. Currently, Uber offers an expansive selection of options in Brampton including UberX, UberXL, UberSELECT, POOL, UberBLACK, UberSUV, UberAssist, and UberWAV.
The Ontario 407 is the main highway that brings traffic to and from the Ontario 401, the main highway of southern Ontario. To reach Toronto, many elect to take the Ontario 427 via the Ontario 407.
There are two hospitals in the city of Brampton: Brampton Civic Hospital and Peel Memorial Centre for Integrated Health and Wellness.