Esquimalt real estate guide & listings for sale
The noise levels in Esquimalt are very low, as the streets are usually very calm.
Active property owners will value the quite pedestrian-friendly nature of Esquimalt, although common amenities such as barbers or laundromats can be an occasionally long walk away. The best approach to get around in this part of the Greater Victoria metropolitan area is usually a car. It is convenient to park. However, public transit riders may experience limited choices in Esquimalt as a result of the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, the municipality is connected by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually very close.
In Esquimalt, about 45% of dwellings are small apartment buildings, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly duplexes, single detached homes, and townhouses. Roughly 40% of properties in this part of the Greater Victoria metropolitan area were built between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 2000s. This municipality also has a good choice of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of renters and homeowners are about even.
It is easy to reach the nearest supermarket by walking in Esquimalt. Moreover, this municipality is a good place in which to go out to eat or go to a cafe. A good choice of clothing stores is also situated within a reasonably short walking distance. As far as education is concerned, daycares and schools are easy to access on foot from most homes for sale in Esquimalt.