Mahon real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy Mahon. This part of City of North Vancouver is quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to visit and they are especially well-spread out, resulting in them being very easy to get to from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood.
Travelling on foot is convenient for property owners in this part of the city; many daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. On the other hand, it is challenging to commute by bike in Mahon since the bicycling network is not especially comprehensive, and cyclists encounter quite a few elevation changes. Nonetheless, some bike-friendly pockets can be found. The best way to move around in Mahon is usually driving. Most homes for sale are a short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Trans-Canada Highway, and it is convenient to park. However, the public transit service in Mahon is not especially frequent. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby.
In Mahon, about one third of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About 70% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while renters make up the remainder. Around one third of homes in this part of City of North Vancouver were constructed pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s.
Home buyers in Mahon will appreciate that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away. Furthermore, Mahon is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat. A good selection of clothing stores can also be found within a rather short walking distance. As far as education is concerned, families will value that wherever their home is located in Mahon, daycares and schools are nearby.