Yellowknife real estate guide & listings for sale
Yellowknife is good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although there are still several noisier sections, especially close to the airport (YZF).
Driving is an excellent means of transportation in this city. It is especially convenient to park. This city is not very suitable for walking as most daily needs are very impractical to carry out without the use of a car.
In Yellowknife, about 45% of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This city has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 55% of the units in the city are occupied by homeowners whereas renters occupy the remainder. This city did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new homes in Yellowknife was spread throughout several decades in recent history.
A portion of house buyers in this city may have the option to do their groceries on foot in one of around 10 stores, while others will need a vehicle. There are also over 50 restaurants and coffee shops in Yellowknife. In terms of education, high schools and primary schools are not particularly abundant in Yellowknife, and accordingly not always within walking distance. Furthermore, parents and their kids may find it difficult to get to daycares as a pedestrian.