Prince Rupert real estate guide & listings for sale
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Prince Rupert, despite its sometimes busy ambience. Green spaces, like Airway Park, are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in, making them very easy to get to. Finally, this part of the city is a great area for those who aren't bothered by a bit of noise, since can be a major contributor of noise.
This area will attract home buyers that use various modes of transportation. Commuting by public transit is easy in this part of the city due to a few nearby bus lines. Physically active home buyers will also value the reasonably walk-friendly nature of this part of the city; many common errands can be run on foot. Prince Rupert is quite bike-friendly since riding a bike is facilitated by the generally flat terrain, and there are a good number of bike lanes.
In Prince Rupert, most buildings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this area happened pre-1960. This part of the city is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Around 70% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
Families will welcome that no matter where their home is situated in Prince Rupert, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. On the other hand, families may find it challenging for their kids to reach daycares as a pedestrian. As far as eating is concerned, the nearest supermarket in Prince Rupert is typically only a rather short walk away. In addition, there is usually a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. It is also a rather short distance to a good selection of clothing stores.