Dundarave real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Dundarave is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. This area is reasonably quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case around Trans-Canada Highway or the railway line. Finally, parks are easy to reach since there are about 20 of them close by for residents to enjoy.
Dundarave is very car friendly. It is very easy to park, and many real estate listings are a short drive from the nearest highway, such as Trans-Canada Highway. In contrast, commuting by public transit is difficult in Dundarave. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes. Dundarave is not especially conducive to walking because very few common errands can be run without needing to use a vehicle. Bicycling is also difficult in Dundarave as the cycling infrastructure is fairly poor, and bicycling is rendered strenuous by the typically steep terrain. Nonetheless, biking is more practical in certain areas than others.
In Dundarave, about half of dwellings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes. Around 30% of properties in this neighbourhood were built before the 1960s, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 80% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 20% are rented.
Daycares and primary schools are convenient to access on foot from most properties for sale in Dundarave. In contrast, this part of West Vancouver does not contain any high schools. In terms of food, it is easy to reach the closest supermarket by walking from anywhere in Dundarave. Residents can enjoy around 10 restaurants and cafes as well.