Valley Centre real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a slower-paced ambience will enjoy Valley Centre. This part of District of North Vancouver is reasonably quiet, as the streets are generally peaceful. Lastly, it is very easy to access parks from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood since there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to check out.
Walking is practical for residents in this part of District of North Vancouver, although common errands are sometimes difficult to run without the use of a vehicle. However, moving around by bicycle is challenging in this neighbourhood as the cycling infrastructure is somewhat poor, and bicycling is rendered difficult by the often steep area. Valley Centre is not especially transit friendly. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most houses. In contrast, travelling by car is straightforward in this part of the municipality. The majority of houses for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, and it is convenient to park.
In Valley Centre, about 45% of dwellings are small apartment buildings, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. About 60% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the remainder are rented. Around 45% of homes in this part of the municipality were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 2000s.
A grocery store is typically accessible within a very short walk from most properties for sale in this neighbourhood. Likewise, a coffee shop is on average a reasonably short stroll away, and there are also around 20 restaurants in Valley Centre. Home buyers can find a good number of nearby clothing stores, for example along Lynn Valley Road. Concerning education, daycares and schools are very easy to get to on foot from most properties for sale in Valley Centre. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.