Killarney real estate guide & listings for sale
Killarney is a reasonably good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed environment. The noise levels in this area are low, as the streets are usually quite calm. Finally, there are about 10 parks nearby for residents to explore and they are very well-distributed, which makes it very easy to access them.
No matter the means of transportation, it is reasonably straightforward to travel in this part of Vancouver. With a few nearby bus lines, this neighbourhood features a good public transit system. Active people will also appreciate the reasonably pedestrian-friendly nature of this area; many daily needs can be carried out by walking. This part of Vancouver is quite suited for biking as there are a fair number of bike lanes.
Townhouses are the predominant housing type, representing around 30% of buildings in Killarney, and the rest are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes. This part of Vancouver has a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while renters make up the remainder. Around 30% of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s.
It is very easy to reach the nearest supermarket by walking from most houses for sale in Killarney. Likewise, a restaurant is generally just around the corner, and a limited selection of coffee shops can be found as well. Residents have access to a good number of nearby clothing stores. As far as education is concerned, it is a reasonably short walk to reach primary schools and daycares from most homes for sale in Killarney. However, there are only a limited number of high schools and therefore they can be an extended walk away.