South Surrey real estate guide & listings for sale
South Surrey is a very good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere. This area is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, there are over 200 parks close by for residents to check out, which makes it easy to access them from the majority of locations within this part of Surrey.
Driving is an excellent mode of transportation in South Surrey. Parking is generally easy. On the other hand, South Surrey is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, house owners have access to approximately 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most residences. South Surrey is not very well-suited for walking as meeting day-to-day needs is impractical. Travelling by bicycle is also difficult in this neighbourhood because there are quite a few hills, and there are a limited number of bike lanes.
In South Surrey, around 55% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This part of the city offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About 85% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 15% are renters. About 40% of properties in this part of the city were built after the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
In South Surrey, parents and their kids will commonly be able to access primary schools by walking. On the other hand, it can be challenging to reach high schools as a pedestrian. In addition to public schools, there are private primary and secondary schools. Regarding eating, accessing one of about 40 supermarkets on foot is possible for some, but not all, home buyers in South Surrey. There are also a few options for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes.