Smith Creek real estate guide & listings for sale
Smith Creek is a great neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. It is easy to access public green spaces since there are about 10 of them close by for residents to visit. This neighbourhood is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
Smith Creek is an extraordinarily good part of West Kelowna for driving. It is especially convenient to park. However, Smith Creek is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, residents are served by a few bus lines, and most homes are near a bus stop. Travelling on foot is not very practical for property owners in this part of the municipality as very few common errands can be run without needing to use a car.
The large percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Smith Creek is an important part of its character. Roughly 40% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed after the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this part of the municipality. Roughly 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in Smith Creek. Additionally, it can be very hard to reach daycares as a pedestrian. As far as food is concerned, in vast majority cases, a car is required in this part of the municipality to access the nearest grocery store. A small number of restaurants and coffee shops can be found.