Bow Island real estate guide & listings for sale
Bow Island is very good for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
Driving is usually the preferred way to get around in Bow Island. It is especially convenient to come across a parking spot. Most homes for sale in this town are located in areas that are not very conducive to walking because very few common errands can be run without having to use a car.
Single detached homes and row houses are the predominant housing type in Bow Island. Roughly one third of properties in this town were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This town is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about three quarters of the properties in Bow Island and the rest are rented.
It is a rather short walk to reach primary as well as high schools from most properties for sale in Bow Island. Besides public schools, there are private primary and secondary schools. Furthermore, this town is served by some of the province's top schools, such as Senator Gershaw School. As far as food is concerned, a grocery store is ordinarily reachable within a reasonably short walk from any home in Bow Island. There are also a few restaurants and coffee shops in this town.