Alert Bay real estate guide & listings for sale
Alert Bay is relatively quiet, due to the presence of very few pedestrians.
Cars are a fairly good mode of transportation in this village. It is very convenient to park. Most homes for sale in this village are located in areas that are not very suitable for those who travel by foot since running daily errands is very impractical.
The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Alert Bay is an important part of its character. About 30% of properties in this village were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This village offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly two thirds of the dwellings in the village are occupied by homeowners whereas renters occupy the remainder.
Parents and their kids will value that wherever their house is located in Alert Bay, primary schools are nearby. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this village. As far as food is concerned, in all but a very small number of cases, a vehicle is required in Alert Bay to reach the nearest grocery store. Nevertheless, it is generally a rather short distance to the closest pharmacy, which can provide some basic food items.