Oak Bay real estate guide & listings for sale
The noise levels in Oak Bay are very low, as the streets are usually very peaceful.
Oak Bay is a fairly convenient part of the Victoria metropolitan area for travelling by car. It is straightforward to access a place to park. In contrast, public transit users may experience limited choices in Oak Bay as a result of the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, property owners have access to about 10 bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. It is occasionally difficult for people travelling on foot to move around in this municipality since few daily needs can be met by walking.
In Oak Bay, the majority of buildings are single detached homes, and the remaining houses are mainly small apartment buildings. This municipality has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly three quarters of the properties in the municipality are occupied by homeowners and renters occupy the remainder. Most of the housing growth in this municipality occurred pre-1960.
A grocery store is typically accessible within a reasonably short walk from most properties for sale in Oak Bay. There are also around 30 restaurants and cafes in this municipality. In terms of education, parents and their schoolchildren will value the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from most properties for sale in Oak Bay. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found. On the other hand, daycares are not particularly plentiful and therefore not always within walking distance.