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Brossard is the area just over the Champlain bridge from Montréal. It’s mainly residential, very green with modern and new houses. Brossard is part of the town of Longueuil.
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In distance terms, Brossard is not far from downtown Montréal, however the need to cross a bridge can mean that communtes can take some time. This is probably one of the main disadvantages of the area. Houses are much cheaper than on the island, most are very well maintained and the streets are calm and very green. An ideal place to bring up children?

Around the main thoroughfairs there are a whole host of strip malls that are being developed, so shopping is there. There are big supermarkets from Loblaws and IGA.

Choosing a house is difficult, in many areas one can hear the rush of cars from the motorways, and there is a high tension electricity line that runs right through the middle of Brossard. One wouldn’t want to live too close to that. So there really is a sweet spot right in the middle!


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