Marpole real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy Marpole. This neighbourhood is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case near the railway line. Finally, it is very easy to access parks, since getting to one is easy from the majority of properties and there are approximately 10 public green spaces nearby for residents to check out.
This part of the city provides house buyers with several alternative means of transportation. It is convenient for people travelling on foot to navigate this area, although carrying out daily needs is occasionally difficult without using a vehicle. This part of Vancouver is also quite bike-friendly because the cycling network is very good. Marpole is a fairly convenient part of Vancouver for travelling by public transit as a consequence of Marine Drive Station with access to the Canada Line, and approximately 10 nearby bus lines. Commuting by car is also convenient in Marpole. It is easy to park.
Small apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing around half of dwellings in Marpole, while the remainder are mainly duplexes and single detached homes. Roughly 30% of properties in this neighbourhood were built between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This area has a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home while the remainder are owners.
It is straightforward to access the closest supermarket on foot in Marpole. Granville Street is among the best streets for food stores. In addition, there are a good number of options in close proximity for those who value restaurants and cafes. It is also easy to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot. With regards to education, daycares and schools are convenient to get to on foot from most houses for sale in Marpole. Parents benefit from public and private elementary schools.