Sidney real estate guide & listings for sale
Sidney remains relatively calm, thanks to the presence of very few pedestrians.
Getting around by car is especially convenient in Sidney. Many real estate listings are a short drive from the nearest highway, and it is straightforward to park. On the other hand, getting around by transit can be challenging in Sidney by reason of the service's low frequency. Thankfully, there are about 10 bus lines passing through the town, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most houses. Sidney is not particularly conducive to those who travel by foot since running daily errands is challenging.
Around 40% of properties in Sidney were built between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing about one third of dwellings in this town, and the remaining dwellings are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses. Homeowners occupy roughly three quarters of the units in Sidney while the remainder are rented. This part of the Victoria metropolitan area has a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
In this town, parents and their children will often be able to reach primary schools and daycares on foot. However, there are no high schools in Sidney. Regarding food, a supermarket is generally accessible within a reasonably short walk from most houses for sale in this part of the Victoria metropolitan area. Beacon Avenue is among the best streets for groceries. A limited number of restaurants and cafes are available as well.