Chilliwack real estate guide & listings for sale
Chilliwack is good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several noisier areas, especially near one of the railway lines, Trans-Canada Highway or the airport (YCW). Parks aren't well-situated, which makes it very difficult to reach them. Despite that, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to explore.
The preferred method to get around in this city is usually driving. Parking is quite easy. However, public transit riders may have very limited options in Chilliwack as a result of the low service level. Nevertheless, the city is linked by around 10 bus lines. Travelling on foot is not very convenient for residents in Chilliwack as many daily needs are inconvenient to meet by walking.
In Chilliwack, the majority of dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This city also has a good choice of housing sizes; it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy about three quarters of the properties in the city and one quarter are occupied by renters. This city did not experience a single construction boom; the construction of new buildings in Chilliwack was spread throughout several decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century.
It can be challenging to walk to high schools and primary schools from properties for sale in this city. Additionally, there are only a few daycares and accordingly they can be an extended walk away. Residents have the option of public and private schools at both the primary and secondary school level. With regards to food, getting to one of over 50 supermarkets on foot is possible for some, but not all, home buyers in this city. A small variety of restaurants is available in Chilliwack as well.