This Montreal area is just west of Westmount (Quebec, Canada) with the street of Claremont at its eastern edge and Decarie Boulevard at its western edge. The houses are mostly brick, semi-detached with much woodwork on the interior which buyers love. There are large, well laid out duplexes (and some have been convertd into undivided or divided co-properties) just north of NDG Ave and south of Sherbrooke. There are also a lot of trees and nice sized gardens (back yards).
Two metro stations serve this area - Vendome to te south and Villa Maria to the North. Buses 24 and 105 are also very convenient.
Shopping areas are on either Sherbrooke or Monkland in NDG with lovely neighborhood feel.
The new MUHC super hospital (McGill University Health Centre) which almagamated the Royal Victoria Hospital, the Montreal Children's Hospital, the Shriner's hospital and some departments of the Montreal General) is located here, as well as Queen Elizabeth Health Complex.
As far as education is concerned, there is Centennial Academy, Villa Maria and Marianopolis CEGEP are also in this Montreal area.
This popular Montreal area adjacent to Westmount is techinically part of the NDG borough.