Comox real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Comox are quiet, as the streets are usually quite peaceful - however noise can be problematic close to the airport (YQQ).
The car is very often the best means of transportation in Comox. It is very convenient to park. In contrast, travelling by transit can be very hard in Comox due to the low service level. Thankfully, property owners benefit from a few bus lines, and it is convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most homes. Walking is not very feasible for residents in Comox since running common errands is challenging on foot.
Single detached homes and row houses are the main housing type in Comox. This town is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly three quarters of the units in Comox and the remainder are rented. About 30% of properties in this part of the Courtenay metropolitan area were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s.
Some, but not all, house buyers in Comox will live within walking distance of the nearest grocery store. Residents are served by around 30 restaurants and coffee shops as well. When it comes to education, families will appreciate the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from most houses for sale in this part of the Courtenay metropolitan area. Residents have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. In contrast, it can be challenging to get to daycares as a pedestrian.