City of Langley real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Langley. This city is reasonably quiet, as the streets are generally quite tranquil - however some areas can be quite loud, especially closer to the railway line. Lastly, there are over 50 parks nearby for residents to unwind in, which makes it very easy to access them.
Driving is a very good mode of transportation in this part of the Vancouver metropolitan area. It is straightforward to find a place to park. However, Langley is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, there are about 10 bus lines crossing the city, and the nearest bus stop is generally very close. Most homes for sale in this part of the Vancouver metropolitan area are located in areas that are not especially conducive to those who travel by foot because few daily errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle. Langley is also not very suited for cycling since the bicycling infrastructure is rather poor, and riding is made strenuous by the typically sloping topography.
About 30% of homes in Langley were built following the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. In this city, around 45% of dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses. Homeowners occupy roughly 80% of the properties in Langley and 20% are rented. This part of the Vancouver metropolitan area offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Both primary and secondary schools are easy to get to on foot from most properties for sale in Langley. Besides public schools, this part of the Vancouver metropolitan area is home to private schools at both the elementary and high school level. On the other hand, it can be difficult to walk to daycares from houses for sale in Langley. With regards to eating, it is frequently an option for property owners in Langley to buy groceries on foot. Additionally, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, for example along Douglas Crescent, and residents can enjoy approximately 20 cafes as well.