Port Moody real estate guide & listings for sale
Port Moody offers a calm environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This city is reasonably quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - however noise can be bothersome closer to the railway line. Finally, there are over 50 public green spaces nearby for residents to discover, which makes them very easy to access.
Cars are a very good transportation option in Port Moody. Parking is generally easy. In contrast, the public transit system in Port Moody is not especially accessible. Nonetheless, property owners can count on the Inlet Centre Station and Moody Centre Station on the West Coast Express Line and Millenium Line. There is Inlet Centre Station and Moody Centre Station on the Millenium Line. Homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. Port Moody is not very convenient for those who travel by foot as very few common errands can be run on foot. Biking is also challenging in this city because the cycling network is not very extensive, and cyclists are faced with quite a few hills.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing roughly 30% of buildings in Port Moody, and the remaining dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. Around one third of properties in this part of the Greater Vancouver metropolitan area were built following the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This city offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around three quarters of the population of this city own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
In Port Moody, families will usually be able to access primary schools on foot. In contrast, parents may find it challenging for their children to reach high schools as a pedestrian. With respect to eating, reaching one of approximately 10 grocery stores on foot is possible for some, but not all, house buyers in Port Moody. Residents benefit from over 50 restaurants and coffee shops as well.