Gabriola Island real estate guide & listings for sale
Gabriola Island is wonderful for those who prefer quiet areas, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
Driving is a very good medium of transportation in this regional district electoral area. Accessing a place to park is quite easy. It is very impractical for pedestrians to get around in this regional district electoral area as almost no common errands can be run on foot.
The substantial percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Gabriola Island is an important part of its character. This regional district electoral area offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Roughly 85% of the properties in the regional district electoral area are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented. Around 30% of homes in this regional district electoral area were built between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s.
In all cases, a vehicle is needed in Gabriola Island to access the closest grocery store. In terms of education, there are only a very small number of primary schools in this regional district electoral area and therefore they can be a very long walk away. In addition, Gabriola Island does not have any high schools.