Grand Forks real estate guide & listings for sale
Grand Forks is reasonably good for those who like quiet surroundings, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several noisier sections, especially close to the railway line or the airport (ZGF).
Cars are an excellent means of transportation in Grand Forks. Most houses for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway, and it is especially convenient to park. Grand Forks is not very convenient for those who travel by foot as very few common errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in Grand Forks. Around 30% of properties in this city were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This city offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 80% of the population of this city own their home and 20% are renters.
In Grand Forks, parents and their children will often be able to access both primary and secondary schools on foot. However, daycares are not particularly plentiful and thus tend to require a long walk to get to. When it comes to food, reaching the closest grocery store on foot is an option for some, but not all, property owners in Grand Forks. There are also approximately 20 restaurants and coffee shops in this city.