Grousewoods real estate guide & listings for sale
Grousewoods offers a calm ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. It is very easy to reach parks from most locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to explore. This part of North Vancouver is also great for those who need quiet surroundings, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
The car is very often the preferred method to get around in this part of North Vancouver. It is very easy to come across a parking spot. However, the public transit network in Grousewoods is not very convenient. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Getting around by bicycle is very hard in this part of the municipality as there are few bike lanes, and there is a significant amount of slopes. A majority of the houses for sale in this area are located in places that are also not very conducive to those who travel by foot since almost no common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
Roughly 95% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 5% are renters. In this part of the municipality, about 85% of dwellings are single detached homes, while duplexes are the main alternative in the housing stock. Most of the properties in this neighbourhood were constructed in the 1980s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s. This area is particularly good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
It is rarely feasible for home buyers in Grousewoods to reach the closest grocery store on foot. Conversely, a coffee shop is usually a rather short stroll away. In terms of education, primary schools are easy to get to on foot from anywhere in this part of North Vancouver. In contrast, there are no high schools in Grousewoods.