Norgate real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy Norgate. This neighbourhood is fairly good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially near the railway line. Lastly, it is very easy to reach parks since there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to check out.
It is easy for people travelling on foot to move around in this part of District of North Vancouver; many common errands can be run without having to resort to a car. However, cycling is at times difficult in Norgate since the topography is not particularly flat, and the cycling infrastructure is sometimes poor. Driving is very often the best approach to move around in Norgate. It is very easy to access a place to park, and many real estate listings are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway. On the other hand, Norgate is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes.
Around 45% of properties in Norgate were built before the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing about 55% of dwellings in this neighbourhood, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings. About 80% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the remainder are rented. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
It is usually feasible for house buyers in Norgate to shop for general and specialty groceries on foot. Furthermore, those who are fond of dining in restaurants or cafes will have a good number of options in this part of District of North Vancouver. It is also a rather short distance to a reasonable choice of clothing stores. With respect to education, primary schools and daycares are convenient to get to on foot from most homes for sale in Norgate. However, Norgate does not have any high schools.