Hillside-Quadra real estate guide & listings for sale
Hillside/Quadra offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. It is very easy to get to public green spaces since there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to explore. This part of the city is also fairly good for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
Regardless of the medium of transportation, it is reasonably easy to travel in this neighbourhood. Thanks to around 10 nearby bus lines, the public transit system in Hillside/Quadra is accessible. The favoured approach to navigate this part of the city is often driving. Parking is quite easy. This area is a fairly convenient part of Victoria for pedestrians; many daily errands can be run on foot.
In Hillside/Quadra, roughly half of dwellings are small apartment buildings, while duplexes and single detached homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This area offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Renters occupy about 60% of the properties in the neighbourhood and owners occupy the remainder. Roughly 40% of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
It is usually possible for home buyers in Hillside/Quadra to do their grocery shopping by walking. Additionally, Hillside/Quadra is a good place in which to eat out or go to a cafe. It is also convenient to reach a selection of clothing stores on foot. As far as education is concerned, parents and their children will appreciate the proximity to schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from most homes for sale in Hillside/Quadra.