Lonsdale real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere will enjoy Lonsdale. Parks are especially well-distributed and there are around 40 of them nearby for residents to relax in, making them very easy to reach. The noise levels in this part of the city are also low, as the streets tend to be calm - although that is not the case near the railway line or Trans-Canada Highway.
Regardless of the medium of transportation, it is quite convenient to get around in this part of City of North Vancouver. The fairly good public transit access makes transit a viable option for many people. For example, the community is connected by around 10 bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. Lonsdale is also well-suited for those who travel by foot; many common errands can be run without the use of a car. Lonsdale is quite bike-friendly as the cycling network is reasonably extensive.
Most dwellings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Lonsdale, and the remaining properties are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. This part of City of North Vancouver is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. There are equal parts owners and renters living in this community. Roughly 40% of properties in this community were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
It is straightforward to access both a general and a specialty grocery store on foot from most homes for sale in Lonsdale. Furthermore, Lonsdale is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat or go to a cafe. A decent choice of clothing stores is also located within a rather short walking distance. As far as education is concerned, daycares and schools are easy to get to on foot from most houses for sale in Lonsdale. At the primary level, both public and private schools can be found.