Kelowna real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm environment will enjoy Kelowna. There are over 200 parks nearby for residents to relax in, making it easy to reach them. Most areas in this city are very quiet, as the streets tend to be very tranquil.
Kelowna is very car friendly. It is very convenient to park. On the other hand, getting around by public transit is very hard in Kelowna. Thankfully, the city is connected by about 30 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most homes. Kelowna is not very well-suited for those who travel by foot since most daily needs are impractical to meet without the use of a car.
In Kelowna, about 45% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses. This city has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 70% of the population of this city own their home and the remainder are renters. Around 30% of properties in this city were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s.
There are only a few high schools and primary schools in this city and thus they can be a rather long walk away. In addition to public schools, there are private primary and secondary schools. Likewise, there are some of the province's top schools, such as Aberdeen Hall Senior School, in Kelowna. Furthermore, there are only a few daycares and accordingly they can be a long walk away. As far as eating is concerned, some, but not all, house buyers in Kelowna will live within walking distance of one of over 100 supermarkets. Residents can enjoy over 500 restaurants and coffee shops as well.