City Centre real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of City Centre is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. It is very easy to get to green spaces, since there are a few of them close by for residents to discover and most properties for sale have a park around the corner. This neighbourhood is also quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
This neighbourhood will appeal to active home buyers since it is quite well-suited for those who travel by foot; carrying out daily needs is convenient. Commuting by transit can be difficult in City Centre by reason of the low service level. Nevertheless, property owners have access to about 10 bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. On the other hand, City Centre is a fairly convenient part of Kelowna for driving. It is easy to park.
Small apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing about three quarters of dwellings in City Centre, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings. This part of the city is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes. About 70% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home while owners make up the remainder. Roughly 40% of properties in this part of the city were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
It is a reasonably short walk to get to primary schools from most homes for sale in City Centre. In contrast, this neighbourhood does not contain any high schools. With regards to food, a grocery store is typically accessible within a short walk from any location in City Centre. In addition, City Centre is a good place in which to eat out or go to a cafe. Residents can find a fair number of nearby clothing stores.