College Heights real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy College Heights. It is easy to reach public green spaces from most locations in the neighbourhood, since there are around 30 of them nearby for residents to visit and getting to a park is easy from most houses. This area is also very quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
Driving is a great means of transportation in this neighbourhood. It is especially convenient to park. In contrast, residents using public transit may find limited choices in College Heights as a result of the low service level. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and the closest bus stop is generally very close. It is impractical for pedestrians to get around in this area as running daily errands is challenging.
College Heights experienced its biggest construction boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available housing is from this era. In this area, about 80% of buildings are single detached homes, and the remaining properties are mainly townhouses. Homeowners occupy about 85% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood whereas the remainder are rented. This part of Prince George is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
It is very rarely practical for property owners in College Heights to buy their groceries by walking. Residents benefit from around 20 restaurants and cafes as well. In terms of education, it is a reasonably short walk to get to primary schools from most properties for sale in this part of Prince George. On the other hand, families may find it challenging to reach high schools on foot.