Sunset real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Sunset is exemplified by its calm environment. This area is quiet overall, as the streets are usually quite peaceful. Finally, there are a few parks nearby for residents to unwind in and they are very well-distributed, resulting in them being easy to get to from a lot of locations within Sunset.
Sunset presents house buyers with the choice between various methods of transportation. This part of Vancouver is transit friendly due to a few nearby bus lines. Travelling on foot is also reasonably practical for home buyers in Sunset; many daily needs can be carried out by walking. Travelling by bicycle is easy in this neighbourhood as there are a very large number of bike lanes.
There are equal parts owners and renters living in Sunset. Duplexes are the most common housing type, representing around 55% of dwellings in this part of the city, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. About one quarter of properties in this neighbourhood were built after the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
In Sunset, families will typically be able to get to primary schools and daycares by walking. However, parents may find it challenging for their kids to reach high schools on foot. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary schools. When it comes to food, a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away in Sunset. Likewise, this area is a good place in which to go out to eat, and there are also approximately 10 coffee shops in Sunset. A decent selection of clothing stores is also located within a rather short walking distance.