West Bowl real estate guide & listings for sale
West Bowl offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. There are over 50 green spaces close by for residents to discover, such as Gordon Bryant Park and Rainbow Park, and they are very well-spread out, making it very easy to get to them. Most areas in this part of Prince George are reasonably quiet, as the streets are usually quite tranquil.
West Bowl is a very convenient part of Prince George for moving around by car. Parking is easy. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is difficult in this area. Nonetheless, there are approximately 20 bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Most homes for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are not very convenient for those who travel by foot as running daily errands is inconvenient by walking.
In West Bowl, around half of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. Many of the properties in this part of Prince George were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s. This area offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters.
It is typically an option for property owners in West Bowl to buy groceries on foot. Residents benefit from over 50 restaurants and cafes as well. Concerning education, families will find that wherever their home is located in West Bowl, both primary and secondary schools are close by. At the primary level, there are both public and private schools. In contrast, it can be difficult to access daycares on foot.