Prince George real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Prince George. It is easy to get to public green spaces from numerous locations within the city, since there are over 300 of them close by for residents to check out, like Valleyview Reserve and Hudson’s Bay Wetland Nature Park. This city is also quiet, as the streets tend to be quite tranquil.
The car is very often the preferred transportation option in Prince George. It is very convenient to park. However, the public transit network in Prince George is quite poor. Thankfully, there are approximately 30 bus lines traversing the city, and it is easy to find a nearby bus stop from most properties. It is impractical for people walking to navigate Prince George because very few daily needs can be met on foot.
The majority of the properties in Prince George were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing roughly 60% of dwellings in this city, but small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. About 70% of the units in the city are occupied by homeowners and 30% are rented. This city is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
A fraction of house buyers in Prince George may have the option to do their groceries by walking in one of around 40 stores, while others will have to rely on another means of transportation. There are also over 150 restaurants in Prince George. With regards to education, it can be difficult to get to high schools and primary schools on foot from houses for sale in this city. Furthermore, daycares are not very numerous and accordingly not always within walking distance. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. Likewise, Prince George is home to some of the province's top schools, like Westside Academy.