North Shore real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of North Shore is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. This part of the city is fairly good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, there are approximately 10 parks close by for residents to relax in and they are very well-spread out, which makes them easy to access.
The car is often the best transportation option in this part of the city. Parking is easy. In contrast, commuting by transit can be challenging in North Shore due to the low service level. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is connected by around 10 bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. Most homes for sale in this area are located in places that are not especially suitable for those who travel by foot as meeting daily needs is inconvenient by walking.
In North Shore, about 40% of buildings are single detached homes, and the remaining houses are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses. This area also has a good selection of unit sizes; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between renters and homeowners is about even. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city occurred between 1960 and 1980.
It is very easy to get to the nearest supermarket on foot in North Shore. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who care about restaurants and cafes in close proximity. With respect to education, parents and their children will value that no matter where their house is situated in North Shore, schools and daycares are nearby. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.