Westbank real estate guide & listings for sale
Westbank is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. It is sometimes hard to access public green spaces in the neighbourhood since they aren't well-spread out. Despite that, there are a few parks nearby for residents to visit.
Cars are an excellent medium of transportation in Westbank. It is very convenient to find a parking spot, and nearby highways are reasonably easy to drive to from anywhere in this part of West Kelowna. On the other hand, Westbank is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and the nearest bus stop is generally close by. It is challenging for pedestrians to get around in Westbank as very few common errands can be run without needing to use a car.
About 40% of homes in Westbank were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing most dwellings in this area, while small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Around three quarters of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the remainder are rented. This part of West Kelowna offers mainly four or more bedroom and two bedroom homes.
This part of West Kelowna does not contain any high schools or primary schools. Additionally, daycares are not especially plentiful and accordingly not always within walking distance. With regards to eating, purchasing one's groceries often requires the use of a car in this area. A limited number of restaurants are available in Westbank as well.