Goats Peak - Gellatly real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Goats Peak - Gellatly is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. It is easy to access public green spaces, since there are about 10 of them close by for residents to explore and getting to the closest park is occasionally difficult from the majority of houses for sale. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although there are still several louder sections, especially near Highway 97 South.
The preferred way to move around in Goats Peak - Gellatly is usually driving. It is a reasonably short drive to the nearest highway, such as Highway 97, from anywhere in this part of West Kelowna, and it is very convenient to find a parking spot. However, Goats Peak - Gellatly is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood. It is very difficult for pedestrians to navigate Goats Peak - Gellatly as very few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
Small apartment buildings are the main housing type, representing about 40% of dwellings in Goats Peak - Gellatly, while the remainder are mainly single detached homes and townhouses. Around one third of properties in this part of the municipality were constructed between 1990 and 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This neighbourhood also has a good selection of unit sizes - this part of West Kelowna is notable for those looking for two bedroom homes. Around three quarters of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the remainder are rented.
In all but a very small number of cases, a vehicle is required to do groceries. There are a few choices for those who care about nearby restaurants. As far as education is concerned, there are no high schools and no primary schools in this part of West Kelowna. Likewise, daycares are not numerous and accordingly not always within walking distance.