Chilliwack real estate guide & listings for sale
Chilliwack is good for those who like quiet surroundings, as the streets are usually quite tranquil - however noise can be bothersome near the airport (YCW), Trans-Canada Highway or one of the railway lines. Parks aren't well-located, making it very difficult to access them. Despite that, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to visit.
This city is especially car friendly. It is very easy to come across a place to park. In contrast, residents using public transit may have very few options in Chilliwack as a result of the infrequent service. Nonetheless, the city is connected by about 10 bus lines. Chilliwack is not very suitable for walking as meeting daily needs is impractical.
In Chilliwack, most dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This city is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about three quarters of the properties in Chilliwack while the remainder are rented. Roughly 30% of properties in this city were built following the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
Parents may consider it challenging for their children to access high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. Additionally, it can be challenging to reach daycares as a pedestrian. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. When it comes to eating, a fraction of residents in this city may have the option to do grocery shopping by walking in one of over 50 stores, while others will have to turn to a vehicle. There are also a few opportunities for those who care about restaurants in close proximity.