Whalley real estate guide & listings for sale
Whalley offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This neighbourhood is reasonably quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several louder sections, especially near one of the railway lines. Finally, public green spaces are easy to get to, since there are over 100 of them close by for residents to explore and numerous houses for sale have a park a short walk away.
The car is very often the best transportation option in Whalley. It is easy to park. The public transit network in Whalley is convenient owing to many rapid transit stations on the Expo Line, and around 30 nearby bus lines. Commuting by bicycle is occasionally challenging in Whalley because there is a considerable amount of hills. Thankfully, the cycling network is reasonably comprehensive. Most houses for sale in this neighbourhood are located in areas that are also not especially suitable for those who travel by foot as most day-to-day needs are at times challenging to carry out by walking.
In Whalley, roughly one quarter of dwellings are duplexes, and the rest of the properties are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and single detached homes. This neighbourhood has a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 55% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 45% are rented. Roughly 30% of properties in this area were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
In this part of Surrey, parents and their kids will generally be able to reach primary schools by walking. On the other hand, families may find it difficult for their schoolchildren to get to high schools on foot. Families are served by public and private schools at both the primary and high school level. When it comes to eating, the nearest supermarket in Whalley is usually only a rather short walk away. King George Boulevard is among the best streets for food stores. Likewise, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and there are also approximately 30 coffee shops in this neighbourhood.