West Abbotsford real estate guide & listings for sale
West Abbotsford is very quiet overall, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Parks are occasionally challenging to reach since they aren't well-located. Despite that, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to relax in.
Driving is a very good medium of transportation in this part of the city. Accessing a parking spot is quite easy. However, West Abbotsford is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, homeowners are served by a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. A majority of the houses for sale in this part of Abbotsford are located in areas that are not very conducive to walking since very few daily needs can be carried out on foot.
Duplexes are the most common housing type, representing around 60% of buildings in West Abbotsford, while single detached homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighbourhood also has quite a good variety of housing sizes; there is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this part of the city. Homeowners occupy roughly 70% of the units in the neighbourhood and 30% are rented. Most homes in this part of Abbotsford were constructed following the year 2000, during its largest building boom.
A car is typically required in West Abbotsford to reach the closest supermarket. Nevertheless, it is generally a rather short distance to the closest pharmacy, which can provide some basic food items. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. As far as education is concerned, in this area, parents and their schoolchildren will commonly be able to reach primary schools by walking. However, West Abbotsford does not have any high schools.