Tillicum real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Tillicum is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. There are around 10 public green spaces close by for residents to check out and they are very well-situated, which results in them being easy to get to from most locations within this area. The noise levels in this part of the municipality are also low, as the streets are reasonably peaceful.
Tillicum is a fairly pleasant part of Saanich for pedestrians, although common amenities such as banks or liquor stores can be an occasionally long walk away. Public transit users may find limited choices in Tillicum due to the infrequent service. Nevertheless, property owners have access to about 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most houses. However, the preferred method of transportation in this part of the municipality is usually driving. It is convenient to park, and nearby highways are very easy to reach from anywhere in Tillicum.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing roughly one third of dwellings in Tillicum, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. This part of the municipality is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. About 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and renters make up the remainder. Roughly half of homes in this area were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
In Tillicum, families will typically be able to get to primary schools on foot. However, there are no high schools in Tillicum. In terms of eating, it is easy to get to the closest grocery store by walking from most homes for sale in this part of Saanich. Likewise, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of options, and residents can enjoy a few cafes as well.