Quadra real estate guide & listings for sale
Quadra offers a calm atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Saanich is good for those who need quiet surroundings, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, there are around 10 public green spaces close by for residents to enjoy and they are especially well-spread out, resulting in them being very easy to reach from the majority of locations within Quadra.
This neighbourhood is reasonably conducive to walking, although daily errands are sometimes challenging to run on foot. This area is very car friendly. Nearby highways are easy to drive to from any home in Quadra, and it is very convenient to access a parking spot. However, Quadra is not especially transit friendly. Nonetheless, there are approximately 20 bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and the nearest bus stop is usually just around the corner.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing roughly half of dwellings in Quadra, but small apartment buildings and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. This part of the municipality offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About three quarters of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while renters occupy the remainder. The homes in this neighbourhood are quite old, because around 40% of its dwellings were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s.
Both primary and secondary schools are easy to walk to from most homes for sale in Quadra. On the other hand, parents may consider it difficult for their schoolchildren to reach daycares as a pedestrian. Regarding food, it is generally an option for property owners in this part of the municipality to shop for their groceries on foot. Additionally, a restaurant is often just around the corner, and a small variety of cafes is available as well.