James Bay real estate guide & listings for sale
James Bay is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed ambience. Parks are very well-spread out and there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to explore, which results in them being very easy to get to from a large number of locations in this area. This part of Victoria is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
James Bay will draw property owners that use a variety of means of transportation. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of Victoria are located in places that are reasonably conducive to walking; carrying out daily needs is easy. With about 30 nearby bus lines, James Bay is transit friendly. Travelling by car is also convenient in this part of Victoria. Coming across a place to park is easy.
In James Bay, about half of dwellings are small apartment buildings, while large apartment buildings and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This part of the city is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Renters occupy around 70% of the units in the neighbourhood while owners occupy the remainder. Most housing in this area was built in the 1960s and 1970s, during its largest building boom.
A supermarket is ordinarily reachable within a very short walk from most homes for sale in this area. Likewise, there is typically a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. It is also easy to access a selection of clothing stores on foot. Concerning education, parents and their children will appreciate that wherever their home is located in James Bay, daycares and schools are nearby.