Eagle Harbour real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Eagle Harbour. It is easy to access parks, since there are approximately 10 of them nearby for residents to check out and a large number of houses have a park a short walk away. This part of West Vancouver is also quiet, as the streets are usually reasonably peaceful - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially near Highway 99, Trans-Canada Highway or the railway line.
The best method to navigate Eagle Harbour is very often a car. Most properties for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway, such as Highway 99, and it is very convenient to park. However, residents using public transit may find very limited choices in Eagle Harbour due to the low service level. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far from most houses. A majority of the houses for sale in this part of the municipality are located in places that are not very conducive to those who travel by foot as almost no daily needs can be met by walking. Biking is also very difficult in Eagle Harbour as there are very few bike lanes, and cyclists are faced with quite a few hills.
In Eagle Harbour, roughly 85% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining homes are mainly townhouses. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy nearly 90% of the dwellings in Eagle Harbour while the rest are rented. Around 40% of homes in this neighbourhood were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
Property owners in Eagle Harbour generally have to rely on a car to do groceries. Residents of this neighbourhood benefit from a few restaurants. Regarding education, it is a reasonably short walk to access primary schools from most properties for sale in this neighbourhood. In contrast, Eagle Harbour does not have any high schools.