West Bowl real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of West Bowl is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. The majority of locations within the neighbourhood have fairly good access to green spaces, like Lakewood Park and Wilson Park, since there are over 50 of them nearby for residents to enjoy. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
Driving is usually the preferred means of transportation in West Bowl. It is straightforward to access a parking spot. On the other hand, the public transit service in West Bowl is rather limited. Nevertheless, there are about 20 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most residences. It is impractical for pedestrians to get around in West Bowl because running daily errands is inconvenient.
In West Bowl, most dwellings are single detached homes, but small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this area took place in the 1960s and 1970s. This part of Prince George offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About 60% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the remainder are rented.
Parents and their schoolchildren will welcome that wherever their property is situated in West Bowl, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. Residents are served by public and private primary schools. On the other hand, there are only a limited number of daycares and therefore they can be an extended walk away. Concerning eating, it is usually an option for property owners in this area to purchase their groceries on foot. There are also a few opportunities for those who care about restaurants and cafes in close proximity.