Central Coquitlam real estate guide & listings for sale
Central Coquitlam offers a calm atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. Most areas in this part of the city are very quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, there are about 10 parks close by for residents to explore, making them very easy to access.
Driving is a very good mode of transportation in Central Coquitlam. It is very easy to park. On the other hand, getting around by transit can be at times challenging in Central Coquitlam as a result of the infrequent service. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far from most properties. Despite the fact that there are a fair number of bike lanes, Central Coquitlam is not especially cycling-friendly because riding is made difficult by the often hilly topography. Most homes for sale in this area are located in areas that are also not particularly well-suited for those who travel by foot because meeting daily needs is sometimes challenging.
A majority of the housing growth in Central Coquitlam took place in the 1960s and 1970s. The large percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this neighbourhood is an important part of its character. Homeowners occupy around 85% of the units in Central Coquitlam whereas renters occupy the remainder. This area is especially good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
It is often possible for house buyers in this neighbourhood to buy their groceries on foot. Residents benefit from around 10 restaurants and coffee shops as well. With regards to education, schools and daycares are easy to access on foot from anywhere in this part of Coquitlam. Parents can choose between public and private elementary schools.