Dollarton real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Dollarton is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. The noise levels in this neighbourhood are low, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Finally, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to explore, making them very easy to access.
Driving is an excellent transportation option in this part of District of North Vancouver. It is very easy to park. In contrast, Dollarton is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, property owners benefit from a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally just around the corner. It is difficult for pedestrians to move around in Dollarton because most daily needs are challenging to carry out without the use of a vehicle. This part of the municipality is also not very amenable to biking as cyclists are faced with a significant amount of hills, and the cycling network is rather poor.
In Dollarton, about 55% of buildings are single detached homes, while duplexes and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Around 45% of properties in this area were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This part of the municipality also has a choice of housing sizes; there is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this part of District of North Vancouver. Homeowners occupy about 90% of the units in Dollarton whereas the rest are rented.
In Dollarton, parents and their children will typically be able to get to both primary and secondary schools on foot. On the other hand, it can be challenging to walk to daycares from houses for sale in this neighbourhood. In terms of food, it is easy to get to the closest grocery store on foot in Dollarton. There are also a few restaurants and coffee shops in Dollarton.