Maple Ridge real estate guide & listings for sale
Maple Ridge is a very good city to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere. There are over 50 public green spaces close by for residents to check out, which makes them easy to get to. This city is also very good for those who need quiet areas, as the streets are very tranquil.
Cars are a great medium of transportation in this city. It is especially convenient to find a parking spot. On the other hand, the public transit service in Maple Ridge is not very frequent. Nonetheless, residents can rely on the Maple Meadows Station and Port Haney Station with access to the West Coast Express Line. Property owners have access to about 10 bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically close by. Maple Ridge is not very suited for cycling because the bicycling network is not very well-developed, and there is a significant amount of hills. Travelling on foot is also not very practical for house buyers in this city because most daily needs are difficult to meet on foot.
Maple Ridge did not experience a single construction boom; the construction of new homes in this city was spread throughout several decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing most dwellings in this city, while small apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy about 80% of the dwellings in Maple Ridge whereas the rest are rented. This city is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
It can be difficult to walk to high schools and primary schools from houses for sale in this city. In addition, it can be difficult to reach daycares on foot. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. Concerning food, a portion of house buyers in this part of the Greater Vancouver metropolitan area may be able to travel to one of over 50 grocery stores on foot, while others will need another means of transportation. Residents are served by over 150 restaurants and cafes as well.