Baynes Sound-Denman - Hornby Islands real estate guide & listings for sale
Baynes Sound-Denman - Hornby Islands is quiet overall, as the streets are usually peaceful - however noise can be an issue around Inland Island Highway or the railway line.
Driving is a great transportation option in Baynes Sound-Denman - Hornby Islands. It is very easy to park. It is very inconvenient for pedestrians to move around in this regional district electoral area since almost no common errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle.
Homeowners occupy about 85% of the properties in the regional district electoral area while the remainder are rented. The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this part of the Greater Courtenay metropolitan area is an important part of its character. About 30% of properties in this regional district electoral area were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This regional district electoral area is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
There are only a very small number of primary schools in Baynes Sound-Denman - Hornby Islands and thus they can be a very long walk away. In addition, this regional district electoral area does not contain any high schools. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found. In addition, families may find it very hard for their children to access daycares on foot. With respect to food, it is very rarely feasible for property owners in Baynes Sound-Denman - Hornby Islands to travel to the closest supermarket by walking.