Brantford is a quieter city in Southwestern, Ontario that was built on the banks of the Grand River. Just a one-hour drive from downtown Toronto and 30 minutes from the tri-city of Kitchener, Waterloo, and Cambridge, Brantford is an ideal location for people who enjoy the convenience of a shorter traveling distance to access a variety of amenities and events. Even as a smaller city of 100,000 people, Brantford has a lot to offer between activities, shopping, restaurants, and local events.
Starting with the Brant Conservation Area, you can enjoy heading to this park nestled in the bend of the Grand River to soak up the best of nature and indulge in a variety of outdoor recreational activities, including biking, hiking, canoeing, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, or swimming in the 1.25-acre pool in the summer. Brantford is also home to the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre: a large indoor complex that's easily accessible off the highway. This complex features several swimming pools, hockey arenas, exercise rooms, and fitness classes. Other fantastic amenities include a variety of postsecondary institutions, accessible public transportation, historical landmarks, and beautiful galleries and museums, making life in Brantford enjoyable for anyone's recreational preference.
With its annual events and festivals, Brantford is a vibrant city with no shortage of excitement. Every year, residents enjoy heading to Ribfest, the International Jazz Festival, and the Brantford International Villages Festival—a celebration of the diverse cultures in the city. TerraCorp's Brantford property, Newport Towers II, is situated in a park-like setting, offering a peaceful community to call home, yet it is only a five-minute drive to the convenience of Lyndale Mall. Enjoy living in a friendly neighbourhood while being conveniently close to explore some of Brantford's community parks and trails. If you're interested in a Brantford suite to rent, check out Newport Towers II here.