Smithers real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Smithers are very quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
Getting around by car is straightforward in Smithers. It is very convenient to park. It is difficult for people walking to get around in Smithers since carrying out daily needs is impractical.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing many dwellings in Smithers, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. About 40% of properties in this town were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This town also has a good choice of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 70% of the population of this town own their home and 30% are renters.
The closest grocery store in Smithers is typically only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a few opportunities for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. As far as education is concerned, in Smithers, parents and their kids will generally be able to access both primary and secondary schools on foot. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. However, it can be challenging to reach daycares on foot.