North Quadra real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy North Quadra. Parks are especially well-spread out and there are approximately 10 of them close by for residents to check out, making them easy to get to. This area is also reasonably quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
The car is usually the preferred method to navigate North Quadra. It is very convenient to park, and it is a short drive to the nearest highway from any home in this area. However, the public transit network in North Quadra is rather limited. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. It is occasionally challenging for pedestrians to get around in this part of Saanich since few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
In North Quadra, around one third of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses. This neighbourhood also has a good variety of housing size options - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while the rest are renters. Around one third of properties in this area were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
In this area, parents and their children will usually be able to access daycares and schools on foot. When it comes to eating, the closest supermarket in North Quadra is generally only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a limited number of options for those who care about close by restaurants and cafes.