Downtown real estate guide & listings for sale

Those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors will feel at home in Downtown. This part of Victoria has numerous areas for those looking for a dynamic vibe. The streets are often busy with people, there is a great variety of entertainment venues, and finding one of the about 30 bars is very easy because they are generally located very close by. Public green spaces are very easy to get to since there are a few of them close by for residents to unwind in.


Downtown allows property owners to move around by different means of transportation. This neighbourhood is an extremely convenient part of Victoria for pedestrians; all daily errands can be run on foot, and various businesses are close by. The very good public transit access allows people to get to many destinations without needing a vehicle as a consequence of over 50 nearby bus lines. This neighbourhood is also a fairly good part of Victoria for travelling by car. It is easy to find a place to park.


About two thirds of buildings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Downtown, while small apartment buildings are the main alternative in the housing stock. Around 45% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed after the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. There is a higher proportion of one bedroom homes in this part of Victoria. Around 70% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder.


Home buyers in Downtown will welcome that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Broughton Street is among the best streets for food stores. Furthermore, there are over 250 restaurants and around 40 coffee shops to enjoy in this part of the city. House buyers can find a very large number of nearby clothing stores. Concerning education, in Downtown, families will generally be able to get to schools and daycares by walking.

Neighbourhood Listings

Cody Therrien, Newport Realty
MLS® #: 385911


810 Humboldt St #A301(Jul), Victoria, BC, V8V 5B1

2 bed|1 bath|676 sqft|condo
TODD SANDERSON, Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
MLS® #: 399824

$749,900 Listing price move is DOWN

S802-708 Burdett Ave, Victoria, BC, V8W 0A8

2 bed|2 bath|937 sqft|condo
Cheri Crause, Royal LePage Coast Capital - Oak Bay
MLS® #: 400666


403 - 608 BROUGHTON ST, Victoria, BC, V8W 1C7

2 bed|1 bath|799 sqft|condo
Cheryl Barnes, RE/MAX Camosun
MLS® #: 402103


1102 - 707 COURTNEY ST, Victoria, BC, V8W 0A9

2 bed|2 bath|1000 sqft|condo
Cheryl Barnes, RE/MAX Camosun
MLS® #: 402187


904 - 707 COURTNEY ST, Victoria, BC, V8W 0A9

2 bed|2 bath|1222 sqft|condo
Shayne Fedosenko, Maxxam Realty Ltd.
MLS® #: 404437


601 - 777 BLANSHARD ST, Victoria, BC, V8W 2G9

2 bed|2 bath|1090 sqft|condo
Tracy Menzies, Pemberton Holmes Ltd. - Oak Bay
MLS® #: 404604


317 - 595 PANDORA AVE, Victoria, BC, V8W 1N5

1 bed|1 bath|537 sqft|condo
Douglas King, RE/MAX CAMOSUN
MLS® #: 404807


215 - 517 FISGARD ST, Victoria, BC, V8W 0C5

1 bed|1 bath|487 sqft|condo
Doug Poruchny, Royal LePage Coast Capital - Westshore
MLS® #: 405069


501 - 834 JOHNSON ST, Victoria, BC, V8W 1N3

1 bed|1 bath|541 sqft|condo
Robert Young, Century 21 Queenswood Realty Ltd.
MLS® #: 405006


409 - 728 YATES ST, Victoria, BC, V8W 0C8

2 bed|2 bath|754 sqft|condo
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