City of Langley real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of City of Langley is exemplified by its relaxed environment. Parks are very easy to get to since there are over 50 of them close by for residents to check out. This city is also quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case near the railway line.
This part of the Greater Vancouver metropolitan area is well-suited for those who travel by foot; carrying out daily needs is easy by walking. On the other hand, this city is not particularly suited for cycling as the cycling infrastructure is not very comprehensive, and riding is rendered arduous by the typically steep terrain. Driving is a fairly good mode of transportation in City of Langley. Parking is quite easy. On the other hand, the public transit service in this part of the Greater Vancouver metropolitan area is not very frequent. Nevertheless, the city is connected by around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing roughly 45% of dwellings in City of Langley, and the rest are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses. This part of the Greater Vancouver metropolitan area offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 80% of the properties in the city are occupied by homeowners and 20% are rented. The homes in this city are relatively new, since around 30% of its dwellings were built after the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
Families will find that wherever their house is located in City of Langley, daycares and schools are nearby. Residents have the option of public and private schools at both the primary and high school level. As far as food is concerned, it is generally possible for home buyers in City of Langley to do their groceries on foot. Likewise, this city is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat, for example on Douglas Crescent, and residents can enjoy around 20 cafes as well. It is also a rather short distance to a decent variety of clothing stores.