Matsqui Prairie real estate guide & listings for sale
Matsqui Prairie is a very good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed ambience. This part of Abbotsford is very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour around one of the railway lines. Finally, reaching parks is easy from most locations within the neighbourhood and there are about 10 of them close by for residents to enjoy.
The favoured approach to move around in this part of the city is usually a car. It is very convenient to park. On the other hand, public transit users may have very few options in Matsqui Prairie as a result of the low service level. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines. Travelling on foot is not very convenient for residents in this part of Abbotsford because running common errands is very challenging.
About 80% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the rest are rented. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing roughly 60% of buildings in this neighbourhood, while the remainder are mainly duplexes and townhouses. About 30% of properties in this part of Abbotsford were built in the 1990s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
It can be difficult to walk to high schools and primary schools from houses for sale in Matsqui Prairie. Residents have the choice between public and private primary schools. Likewise, daycares are not abundant and thus not always within walking distance. With respect to eating, doing one's groceries very often requires the use of a vehicle in Matsqui Prairie.