Cypress Park Estates real estate guide & listings for sale
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Cypress Park Estates. Parks are especially well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in, which results in them being easy to reach from most locations within this neighbourhood. Lastly, this part of the municipality remains relatively serene, since there are very few people out and about on the streets.
Cars are an excellent mode of transportation in this neighbourhood. It is a very short car ride to the nearest highway, such as Trans-Canada Highway, from any home in this area, and it is especially convenient to park. On the other hand, the public transit system in this area is quite bad. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. It is very hard to commute by bicycle in Cypress Park Estates because there is a considerable amount of hills, and the cycling infrastructure is not very comprehensive. Many of the homes for sale in this part of the municipality are located in areas that are also not very conducive to walking as carrying out day-to-day needs is very difficult.
Around 45% of properties in Cypress Park Estates were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. Nearly 95% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented. This part of West Vancouver is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Secondary schools are easy to walk to from anywhere in this part of West Vancouver. In contrast, Cypress Park Estates does not have any primary schools. When it comes to food, a fraction of residents in this part of West Vancouver may have the option to purchase groceries on foot, while others will have to turn to another means of transportation.