Powell River real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Powell River are quiet, as the streets are generally peaceful - however noise can be bothersome closer to the airport (YPW).
This city is very car friendly. Coming across a place to park is generally easy, and most real estate listings are a very short car ride from the closest highway. It is challenging for pedestrians to navigate this city as very few daily errands can be run on foot.
About one third of properties in Powell River were built pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s. Single detached homes and row houses are the predominant housing type in this city. Homeowners occupy around three quarters of the units in Powell River and the rest are rented. This city offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Getting to one of about 10 grocery stores on foot is an option for some, but not all, property owners in Powell River. Residents benefit from over 50 restaurants and coffee shops as well. With respect to education, primary schools are convenient to reach on foot from most properties for sale in Powell River. However, high schools are not very abundant and consequently may require an extended walk to get to. Residents have the choice between public and private elementary schools.