Matsqui Prairie real estate guide & listings for sale
Matsqui Prairie offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. Access to parks is easy from the majority of locations in the neighbourhood and there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to explore. This area is also very good for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue near one of the railway lines.
Travelling by car is especially convenient in Matsqui Prairie. It is very easy to find a parking spot. In contrast, this area is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines. Matsqui Prairie is not very well-suited for walking since almost no daily needs can be met without the use of a vehicle.
Around 80% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the remainder are rented. In this area, about 60% of dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly duplexes and townhouses. Around one quarter of properties in this part of the city were constructed between 1990 and 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This part of Abbotsford - Mission is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
High schools and primary schools are not particularly numerous in Matsqui Prairie, and consequently may be a rather long walk away. Likewise, families may consider it very difficult for their schoolchildren to get to daycares as a pedestrian. At the primary level, both public and private schools can be found. Concerning food, it is very rarely possible for home buyers in this part of Abbotsford - Mission to shop for their groceries on foot.