Port Edward real estate guide & listings for sale
Port Edward is reasonably quiet, as the streets are generally tranquil - however some parts can be quite loud, especially around the railway line.
This municipality is an extraordinarily good part of the Greater Prince Rupert metropolitan area for moving around by car. Parking is generally easy. Walking is not very convenient for house buyers in this municipality as almost no common errands can be run on foot.
Port Edward experienced its most significant construction boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available housing stock is from this time period. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this municipality is an important part of its character. Homeowners occupy around three quarters of the units in Port Edward whereas the remainder are rented. This part of the Greater Prince Rupert metropolitan area also has a good selection of housing size options; it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Purchasing one's groceries usually demands the use of a vehicle in this municipality. Concerning education, there are only a very small number of primary schools in Port Edward and accordingly they can be a very long walk away. Additionally, this municipality does not have any high schools. Furthermore, daycares are not plentiful and therefore tend to require a very long walk to get to.