Maillardville real estate guide & listings for sale
Maillardville is a good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed atmosphere. This part of the city is quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder sections, especially closer to Trans-Canada Highway. Lastly, it is very easy to reach public green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are around 20 of them close by for residents to check out.
Maillardville is a very convenient part of Coquitlam for driving. Parking is easy, and many properties for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway, such as Trans-Canada Highway. In contrast, the public transit service in Maillardville is not especially frequent. Nevertheless, property owners benefit from a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually just around the corner. The bike is a sometimes poor method of transportation in Maillardville as bicycle riders are faced with a significant amount of slopes. Thankfully, the bicycling infrastructure is fairly good. Many of the homes for sale in this part of Coquitlam are located in places that are also not particularly conducive to those who travel by foot as few daily needs can be met without the use of a car.
Maillardville did not experience a single construction boom; the construction of new dwellings in this neighbourhood was spread throughout multiple decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century. In this part of Coquitlam, around 40% of buildings are small apartment buildings, while duplexes, single detached homes, and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. About two thirds of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the rest are rented. This area also has a good choice of housing size options - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Schools and daycares are convenient to reach on foot from most properties for sale in this part of Coquitlam. In addition to public schools, there are private primary and secondary schools. With respect to food, it is very easy to reach the closest supermarket on foot in Maillardville. Additionally, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a fair number of opportunities, and property owners benefit from a few cafes as well.