Van Bow real estate guide & listings for sale
Van Bow offers a calm atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. It is very easy to reach parks from the majority of locations in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to discover. This area is also fairly good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
Van Bow is a fairly convenient part of Prince George for moving around by car. Parking is generally easy. On the other hand, public transit riders may experience few choices in Van Bow by reason of the service's low frequency. Thankfully, homeowners are served by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. Many of the homes for sale in this part of the city are located in areas that are not particularly convenient for those who travel by foot since most daily needs are occasionally difficult to meet without the use of a car.
Small apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing around 45% of dwellings in Van Bow, while the remainder are mainly single detached homes and townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this part of Prince George took place between 1960 and 1980. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Renters occupy around three quarters of the units in the neighbourhood whereas the remainder are occupied by owners.
The closest supermarket in Van Bow is typically only a very short walk away. Likewise, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of options. It is also a rather short walk to a decent choice of clothing stores. With regards to education, parents and their schoolchildren will find that no matter where their home is situated in Van Bow, primary schools are nearby. In contrast, this area does not contain any high schools.