District of North Vancouver real estate guide & listings for sale
District of North Vancouver offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. Most areas in this municipality are very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, there are over 250 parks close by for residents to explore, making them very easy to access.
The car is very often the favoured way to move around in this municipality. The majority of properties for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Trans-Canada Highway, and parking is quite easy. In contrast, the public transit system in District of North Vancouver is fairly poor. Nevertheless, there are approximately 20 bus lines crossing the municipality, and the closest bus stop is usually just around the corner. District of North Vancouver is not very cycling-friendly because bike riders are faced with a significant amount of hills, and this municipality has a rather limited bicycling infrastructure. It is also inconvenient for people walking to navigate this part of the Greater Vancouver metropolitan area since many day-to-day needs are challenging to carry out without having to resort to a car.
In District of North Vancouver, roughly one third of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. This municipality has a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the population of this municipality own their home while the rest are renters. Roughly one third of homes in this municipality were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
It is often practical for property owners in this part of the Greater Vancouver metropolitan area to shop for groceries on foot. There are also a few choices for those who value restaurants and cafes within walking distance. When it comes to education, in this municipality, parents and their children will usually be able to access daycares and primary schools on foot. However, it can be difficult to walk to high schools from properties for sale in this municipality. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.