Arrowsmith-Benson real estate guide & listings for sale
Arrowsmith-Benson is very quiet overall, as the streets tend to be very calm.
Arrowsmith-Benson is especially car friendly. Parking is generally easy. In contrast, the public transit service in Arrowsmith-Benson is not very frequent. Nevertheless, residents benefit from a few bus lines. Arrowsmith-Benson is not very convenient for walking because running common errands is very inconvenient.
The housing stock of Arrowsmith-Benson is composed primarily of single detached homes and row houses. The buildings in this part of the Greater Nanaimo metropolitan area are quite new, since about one third of its dwellings were constructed following the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This regional district electoral area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 85% of the population of this regional district electoral area own their home and 15% are renters.
Primary schools are not abundant in Arrowsmith-Benson, and thus not always within walking distance, and there are no high schools. Additionally, there are only a very small number of daycares and accordingly they can be a very long walk away. In terms of eating, buying one's groceries usually necessitates the use of a car in Arrowsmith-Benson.