Whalley real estate guide & listings for sale
Whalley is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm ambience. Most areas in this part of the city are reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case closer to one of the railway lines. Lastly, there are over 100 parks close by for residents to visit, making them easy to get to from the majority of locations in this neighbourhood.
Driving is a very good medium of transportation in Whalley. It is convenient to access a place to park. Thanks to a multitude of rapid transit stations on the Expo Line, and about 30 nearby bus lines, the good public transit infrastructure allows people to get to many destinations without needing a car. It is occasionally challenging for pedestrians to navigate Whalley since few common errands can be run without having to use a vehicle. Commuting by bicycle is also occasionally difficult in Whalley since travelling by bicycle is made arduous by the typically sloping topography. Nevertheless, Whalley boasts a fairly good cycling infrastructure.
In Whalley, around one quarter of dwellings are duplexes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and single detached homes are the main alternatives in the housing stock. Roughly 30% of properties in this part of Surrey were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This part of the city offers mainly four or more bedroom and two bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around 55% of the properties in the neighbourhood whereas renters occupy the remainder.
Families will find that no matter where their property is located in this area, primary schools are nearby. In contrast, high schools are not especially abundant and consequently not always within walking distance. Residents have the option of public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. As far as eating is concerned, it is easy to get to the nearest supermarket by walking from most homes for sale in Whalley. Likewise, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of opportunities, for instance on King George Boulevard, and home buyers are served by about 30 cafes as well.