Austin West real estate guide & listings for sale
Austin West offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Prince George is quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, many locations in the neighbourhood have good access to public green spaces, including Volunteer Park and Heather Road Park, since most houses for sale have one within walking distance and there are around 10 parks close by for residents to discover.
Driving is a great mode of transportation in Austin West. Finding a place to park is generally easy. However, commuting by public transit is difficult in this area. Thankfully, residents have access to a few bus lines, and it is convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most houses. Many of the homes for sale in this neighbourhood are located in places that are not very suitable for walking as almost no daily needs can be met on foot.
Roughly 80% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 20% are rented. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this part of Prince George is an important part of its character. About 45% of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. This part of the city is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Some property owners in this part of Prince George may be able to travel to the nearest supermarket on foot, while others will have to use another means of transportation. There are also a few restaurants in Austin West. Concerning education, it can be challenging to walk to high schools and primary schools from houses for sale in this neighbourhood. Moreover, families may consider it difficult for their schoolchildren to get to daycares on foot.