Parkview real estate guide & listings for sale
Parkview is a great neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed ambience. The noise levels in this part of the city are very low, as the streets are especially tranquil. Lastly, accessing green spaces from most locations within the neighbourhood, like McKenzie & MacKinnon Ravine and MacKenzie Ravine, is very easy since there are a few of them nearby for residents to enjoy.
Driving is very often the preferred transportation option in Parkview. Coming across a parking spot is easy, and most homes for sale are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway. In contrast, Parkview is not especially transit friendly. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is connected by approximately 20 bus lines, and bus stops are usually nearby. It is sometimes difficult for people travelling on foot to move around in this part of the city as few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. However, Parkview is reasonably bicycling-friendly as there are not many elevation changes to challenge bike riders, and Parkview boasts a fairly good cycling infrastructure.
Homeowners occupy nearly 90% of the properties in Parkview whereas the rest are rented. The predominant housing types in this area are single detached homes and townhouses. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood took place before the 1960s. This area offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Property owners in Parkview will value that a grocery store is always only a short walk away. A small number of restaurants are available in Parkview as well. Furthermore, it is a reasonably short walk to a good choice of clothing stores. When it comes to education, parents and their children will find that wherever their home is situated in this part of the city, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. On the other hand, daycares are not very abundant and therefore tend to require a long walk to get to.