Central Maple Ridge real estate guide & listings for sale
Central Maple Ridge is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed ambience. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy, making them easy to get to. This area is also quiet, as the streets tend to be reasonably tranquil - however noise can be bothersome near the railway line.
Driving is usually the favoured transportation option in Central Maple Ridge. Accessing a place to park is generally easy, and most homes for sale are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway. In contrast, the public transit system in Central Maple Ridge is not very practical. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. A majority of the houses for sale in this area are located in places that are not very conducive to those who travel by foot because very few common errands can be run without having to use a car. The bicycle is a rather limited mode of transportation in Central Maple Ridge since there is a significant amount of elevation changes, and the bicycling infrastructure is not very well-developed.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing about half of dwellings in Central Maple Ridge, while the rest are mainly duplexes and townhouses. This part of the city is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 80% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 20% are renters. Around 30% of properties in this part of Maple Ridge were built between 1980 and 1990, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s.
Both primary and secondary schools are convenient to walk to from most houses for sale in Central Maple Ridge. On the other hand, families may consider it difficult to get to daycares as a pedestrian. Regarding food, a grocery store is ordinarily accessible within a reasonably short walk from most homes for sale in Central Maple Ridge. Residents benefit from a few restaurants and cafes as well.