Whistler real estate guide & listings for sale
Whistler is very good for those who like quiet surroundings, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
Getting around by car is especially convenient in this municipality. Parking is easy, and the majority of properties for sale are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway. Travelling on foot is not very feasible for house buyers in Whistler since running common errands is very inconvenient.
About 30% of properties in Whistler were built following the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. Townhouses are the predominant housing type, representing roughly one third of dwellings in this municipality, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes. About 60% of the units in the municipality are occupied by homeowners and 40% are rented. This municipality offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Some, but not all, property owners in this municipality will reside within walking distance of one of around 10 supermarkets. A limited selection of restaurants and cafes can be found as well. With respect to education, parents and their children may find it very difficult to get to high schools and primary schools on foot. Moreover, it can be very hard to walk to daycares from properties for sale in Whistler. Residents can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.