Sumas Prairie real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Sumas Prairie are reasonably quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder sections, especially near the railway line or Trans-Canada Highway. Parks are spread out sporadically, which makes them rather difficult to get to. Still, there are about 10 public green spaces close by for residents to visit.
Sumas Prairie is very car friendly. It is very convenient to come across a parking spot. Most homes for sale in this part of Abbotsford - Mission are located in areas that are not very well-suited for those who travel by foot as running common errands is very challenging.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing most buildings in Sumas Prairie, and the rest of the properties are mainly duplexes. Roughly one quarter of properties in this neighbourhood were built in the 1990s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This part of Abbotsford - Mission offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around 70% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood and 30% are rented.
It is very rarely possible for property owners in this neighbourhood to buy their groceries in one of about 10 stores by walking. When it comes to education, primary schools are not abundant in Sumas Prairie, and therefore not always within walking distance, and there are no high schools. In addition, parents may consider it very hard for their kids to access daycares as a pedestrian.