Whistler real estate guide & listings for sale
Whistler is very good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
The best transportation option in Whistler is very often driving. It is very convenient to park, and nearby highways are easy to access from any location in Whistler. This municipality is not very conducive to walking as almost no common errands can be run on foot.
The buildings in this municipality are relatively new, because around 30% of its dwellings were built following the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. The majority of the housing stock of this municipality consists of single detached homes and townhouses, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. About 60% of the dwellings in the municipality are occupied by homeowners and 40% are rented. This municipality has a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It can be very hard to get to high schools and primary schools on foot from properties for sale in Whistler. Additionally, families may find it very difficult for their kids to get to daycares as a pedestrian. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. With regards to eating, accessing one of approximately 10 grocery stores on foot is an option for some, but not all, home buyers in Whistler. There are also a few choices for those who care about restaurants and cafes in close proximity.