Kerrisdale real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Kerrisdale is exemplified by its relaxed environment. Parks are very well-located and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, making it very easy to access them. This area is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
This area offers house buyers several alternative modes of transportation. The public transit system in this neighbourhood is fairly good. More precisely, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Physically active property owners will also appreciate the reasonably walk-friendly character of Kerrisdale, although meeting daily needs is at times challenging on foot. This area is quite suited for cycling because the bicycling network is good.
In Kerrisdale, roughly half of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining properties are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes. This part of the city also has a good choice of housing size options - houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. Roughly one third of homes in this neighbourhood were built prior to the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
Daycares and schools are convenient to walk to from anywhere in Kerrisdale. Parents are served by public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. As far as eating is concerned, it is very easy to access the nearest supermarket by walking from any location in Kerrisdale. In addition, Kerrisdale is a good place in which to go out to eat, and property owners benefit from a few cafes as well. It is also easy to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot.