Westwood- Homes in Westwood, West Seattle offer great value for homebuyers. A great place to live as a first time homebuyer, you will get a lot of house for less money in Westwood. The neighborhood is friendly and only minutes from downtown, making this an ideal place to live for someone commuting into the city. Buying a home in Westwood is a smart investment into the future of the neighborhood. Westwood is rapidly growing, with a Barnes and Noble, Bed, Bath and Beyond and many other stores moving to Westwood Village the past 5 years. Move into a home in Westwood now and watch the neighborhood grow and transform.