Pitt Meadows real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed atmosphere will enjoy Pitt Meadows. This part of the Greater Vancouver metropolitan area is quiet, as the streets are reasonably peaceful - although that is not the case closer to the railway line or the airport (YPK). Lastly, there are over 50 parks nearby for residents to explore, which makes them easy to access from many locations within this city.
Travelling by car is very easy in this city. It is very convenient to access a parking spot. However, the public transit service in this city is not very frequent. Nevertheless, house owners profit from the Pitt Meadows Station on the West Coast Express Line. There are a few bus lines traversing the city. Biking is difficult in this city as there are quite a few hills, and the cycling network is rather limited. Walking is also not very convenient for property owners in Pitt Meadows since running common errands is inconvenient.
Around three quarters of the population of this city own their home while the rest are renters. In this part of the Greater Vancouver metropolitan area, about 45% of dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. Around 30% of properties in this city were constructed after the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This city is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Parents may find it difficult for their kids to reach high schools and primary schools on foot. Moreover, there are only a few daycares and thus they can be a long walk away. When it comes to eating, accessing one of approximately 10 grocery stores on foot is possible for some, but not all, home buyers in Pitt Meadows. There are also about 40 restaurants and cafes in this part of the Greater Vancouver metropolitan area.