North Bay real estate guide & listings for sale
North Bay is reasonably good for those who need quiet surroundings, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder areas, especially around one of the railway lines, Highway 17, Highway 11 or the airport (YYB).
Moving around by car is very easy in this city. It is very convenient to park. Most houses for sale in this city are located in places that are not very suitable for those who travel by foot as carrying out daily needs is very difficult.
In North Bay, most dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining houses are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This city has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly two thirds of the dwellings in the city are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented. About 40% of homes in this city were built between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
Getting to one of about 20 grocery stores on foot is feasible for some, but not all, property owners in North Bay. Residents can enjoy over 150 restaurants and cafes as well. As far as education is concerned, it can be difficult to access high schools and primary schools on foot from houses for sale in North Bay. Additionally, there are only a very small number of daycares and accordingly they can be a very long walk away. Families have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.