Hastings-Sunrise real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Hastings-Sunrise is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. This part of the city is quiet overall, as the streets are quite calm - although there are still several louder sections, especially around one of the railway lines or Trans-Canada Highway. Finally, it is easy to reach public green spaces, since there are approximately 20 of them close by for residents to check out and many properties have a park close by.
Hastings-Sunrise affords home buyers several alternative modes of transportation. Owing to around 10 nearby bus lines, the reasonably good public transit infrastructure allows people to get to many destinations without needing a car. This part of the city is also quite well-suited for walking; running daily errands is easy. This part of Vancouver is quite bicycling-friendly since Hastings-Sunrise features a fairly good bicycling infrastructure.
Roughly one third of properties in Hastings-Sunrise were constructed before the 1960s, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. Over half of the housing stock of this part of the city is made up of single detached homes and duplexes, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
It is a reasonably short walk to reach both primary and secondary schools from any location in Hastings-Sunrise. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. However, parents and their children may find it challenging to access daycares as a pedestrian. As far as food is concerned, it is easy to get to both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from most houses for sale in Hastings-Sunrise. In addition, Hastings-Sunrise is a good place in which to go out to eat or go to a cafe. A good choice of clothing stores can also be found within a reasonably short walking distance.