Highlands real estate guide & listings for sale

People who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Highlands. This neighbourhood is very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, it is very easy to reach public green spaces, since most houses for sale have one a short walk away and there are a few parks nearby for residents to visit.


Highlands will draw active home buyers as it is quite suitable for walking; many daily needs can be met on foot. However, moving around by bicycle is difficult in this neighbourhood because there is a significant amount of elevation changes, and the cycling infrastructure is not very comprehensive. The public transit system in Highlands is rather limited. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. On the other hand, the preferred way to move around in Highlands is usually driving. Nearby highways are quite easy to reach from any location in Highlands, and it is straightforward to find a parking spot.


Homeowners occupy around 90% of the units in Highlands whereas the rest are rented. In this area, roughly 80% of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly duplexes. Most housing in this neighbourhood was built pre-1960, during its most significant construction boom. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this area.


It is typically practical for home buyers in this part of the municipality to buy general and specialty groceries by walking. Moreover, there are a good number of options for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. It is also a rather short distance to a reasonable selection of clothing stores. As far as education is concerned, parents and their schoolchildren will appreciate that no matter where their home is located in Highlands, primary schools and daycares are nearby. However, Highlands does not contain any high schools.

Neighbourhood Listings

Chris Mooney, FSBO Real Estate Inc.
MLS® #: R2256531


3515 FAIRMONT RD, North Vancouver, BC, V7R 2W8

4 bed|4 bath|4047 sqft|house
Carissa Siy, Macdonald Realty
MLS® #: R2308864


3020 GRIFFIN PL, North Vancouver, BC, V7R 4W9

5 bed|4 bath|3319 sqft|house
Greg Wong, Macdonald Realty
MLS® #: R2331158


3705 EMERALD DR, North Vancouver, BC, V7R 3B6

3 bed|2 bath|2371 sqft|house
Majid Talebi, Macdonald Realty
MLS® #: R2336698


3940 RUBY AVE, North Vancouver, BC, V7R 4B2

4 bed|4 bath|2674 sqft|house
Yvonne Drinovz, Delta Realty Services Ltd.
MLS® #: R2346341


23 1133 RIDGEWOOD DRIVE, North Vancouver, BC, V7R 0A4

3 bed|4 bath|1880 sqft|townhouse
Lance Phillips, Royal LePage Sussex
MLS® #: R2351037


1160 RIDGEWOOD DR, North Vancouver, BC, V7R 1J3

N/A sqft
Jonathan Yu, Sutton Group-West Coast Realty
MLS® #: R2353135


3842 EMERALD DR, North Vancouver, BC, V7R 3B8

5 bed|6 bath|4737 sqft|house
Paul Boenisch, Sotheby's Int'l Realty Canada
MLS® #: R2354495


1015 BELMONT AVE, North Vancouver, BC, V7R 1K1

3 bed|2 bath|2855 sqft|house
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