City Centre real estate guide & listings for sale
City Centre offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. There are around 20 parks nearby for residents to check out, which results in them being very easy to reach from a large number of locations in the neighbourhood. Most areas in this part of the city are reasonably quiet, as the streets tend to be quite peaceful.
This part of Surrey presents home buyers with the choice between different means of transportation. Active people will welcome the quite pedestrian-friendly nature of City Centre; many common errands can be run on foot. In contrast, commuting by bicycle is at times challenging in City Centre because there is a significant amount of slopes. Thankfully, there are a fair number of bike lanes. Thanks to 3 rapid transit stations (Gateway Station, Surrey Central Station and King George Station) on the Expo Line, and around 20 nearby bus lines, the reasonably good public transit infrastructure allows people to get to many destinations without needing a vehicle. The favoured transportation option in City Centre is very often a car. Parking is easy.
Small apartment buildings are the main housing type, representing around 40% of buildings in City Centre, and the rest are mainly large apartment buildings. This part of Surrey is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Around 55% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and 45% are owners. Roughly 40% of homes in this area were constructed after the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
Parents and their kids will welcome that no matter where their home is located in this part of the city, schools and daycares are nearby. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found. With respect to eating, it is usually an option for home buyers in City Centre to buy their groceries by walking. There are about 30 groceries in this neighbourhood, and the best selection can be found on streets such as King George Boulevard. Additionally, there is commonly a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. Property owners benefit from a good number of nearby clothing stores.