North Cowichan real estate guide & listings for sale
North Cowichan is reasonably good for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
Driving is a great means of transportation in North Cowichan. Parking is easy. It is very difficult for people walking to get around in this municipality as running daily errands is very challenging.
About three quarters of the dwellings in the municipality are occupied by homeowners while the remainder are rented. In this municipality, around two thirds of buildings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This part of the Duncan metropolitan area did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new buildings in North Cowichan was spread throughout several decades in recent history. This municipality is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Some property owners in this municipality may be able to do their grocery shopping on foot in one of around 10 stores, while others will need a vehicle. There are also a few choices for those who appreciate nearby restaurants. In terms of education, high schools and primary schools are not very numerous in this part of the Duncan metropolitan area, and therefore not always within walking distance. In addition, parents and their kids may consider it very difficult to get to daycares on foot. In addition to public schools, there are private primary and secondary schools.