City of North Vancouver real estate guide & listings for sale
City of North Vancouver offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. Green spaces are very easy to reach since there are over 100 of them nearby for residents to discover. Most areas in this city are quiet, as the streets are usually reasonably peaceful - although there are still several noisier sections, especially around Trans-Canada Highway or the railway line.
Physically active property owners will be pleased with the reasonably walk-friendly character of City of North Vancouver; many daily needs can be carried out without the use of a vehicle. Although the bicycling infrastructure is comprehensive, and a few bike-friendly sectors exist, biking is occasionally difficult in this city as there are quite a few slopes. The preferred way to navigate City of North Vancouver is very often driving. It is convenient to access a parking spot, and most properties for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway, such as Trans-Canada Highway. On the other hand, the public transit service in City of North Vancouver is not particularly frequent. Nonetheless, the city is served by approximately 10 bus lines, and it is especially convenient to find a nearby bus stop from most homes.
In City of North Vancouver, around one third of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This city is primarily composed of two bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly two thirds of the units in the city are occupied by homeowners whereas the remainder are rented. About one third of properties in this city were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
In City of North Vancouver, families will usually be able to reach schools and daycares on foot. Besides public schools, there are private primary and high schools. When it comes to eating, home buyers in City of North Vancouver will appreciate that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Additionally, a restaurant is generally just around the corner, for example along Chadwick Court, and there are also approximately 40 coffee shops in this part of the Greater Vancouver metropolitan area. A good variety of clothing stores can also be found within a rather short walking distance.