Fernwood real estate guide & listings for sale
Fernwood is a good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed environment. This part of the city is quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, it is very easy to reach public green spaces since there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to enjoy.
No matter the medium of transportation, it is quite straightforward to get around in Fernwood. Owing to around 20 nearby bus lines, this part of Victoria benefits from a reasonably good public transit system. Fernwood is also car friendly. Parking is generally easy. Physically active people will be pleased with the quite pedestrian-friendly nature of Fernwood; meeting daily needs is convenient by walking.
The buildings in this neighbourhood are quite old, since about 40% of its buildings were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. In this part of Victoria, most dwellings are small apartment buildings, while duplexes and single detached homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. About two thirds of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters and the remainder are occupied by owners. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away in Fernwood. Additionally, there is generally a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. It is also convenient to reach a selection of clothing stores on foot. Concerning education, daycares and schools are straightforward to walk to from anywhere in Fernwood.