Dover real estate guide & listings for sale
Dover offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. Most areas in this neighbourhood are quiet, as the streets tend to be quite calm. Finally, there are about 10 parks close by for residents to check out, such as May Richards Bennett Pioneer Park and Sealand Park, which results in them being easy to reach from a large number of locations within Dover.
Driving is very often the favoured method of transportation in this area. It is very convenient to access a place to park, and most homes for sale are a short car ride from the nearest highway. In contrast, the public transit service in Dover is not very frequent. Nevertheless, homeowners have access to approximately 10 bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically very close. It is difficult for people walking to navigate this part of Nanaimo since very few daily needs can be carried out on foot.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing roughly 60% of dwellings in Dover, while small apartment buildings and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About 80% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 20% are rented. Around 40% of homes in this part of the city were built between 1990 and 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 2000s.
In Dover, families will often be able to get to daycares and schools by walking. Regarding food, it is frequently practical for property owners in Dover to shop for their groceries on foot. There are also a limited number of choices for those who value restaurants and cafes in close proximity. Likewise, a decent selection of clothing stores is located within a rather short walking distance.