Killarney real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Killarney is exemplified by its calm environment. This neighbourhood is quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, parks are very easy to reach since there are approximately 10 of them close by for residents to unwind in.
This neighbourhood allows property owners to travel by several alternative methods of transportation. Owing to a few nearby bus lines, Killarney benefits from a fairly good public transit system. Travelling on foot is also feasible for house buyers in this area; many daily errands can be run without the use of a car. This area is conducive to bicycling as the bicycling infrastructure is fairly good.
Homeowners occupy around 60% of the dwellings in Killarney and 40% are rented. In this neighbourhood, about 30% of buildings are townhouses, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes. About 30% of properties in this part of Vancouver were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. This neighbourhood has a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is generally an option for property owners in this neighbourhood to do their groceries by walking. Likewise, Killarney is a good place in which to eat out, and a small selection of coffee shops is available as well. Regarding education, families will value that wherever their home is located in Killarney, primary schools and daycares are close by. On the other hand, there are only a limited number of high schools and therefore they can be a rather long walk away.