West Point Grey real estate guide & listings for sale
West Point Grey is a good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed ambience. Parks are very easy to get to since there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to visit. The noise levels in this area are also low, as the streets are usually quite calm.
This neighbourhood will please homeowners that appreciate various means of transportation. Thanks to approximately 10 nearby bus lines, property owners can depend on public transit to navigate this neighbourhood. Most homes for sale in this neighbourhood are located in places that are also quite conducive to those who travel by foot; many daily needs can be met on foot. Commuting by bicycle is easy in this part of Vancouver as the cycling network is extensive.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing about 40% of dwellings in West Point Grey, and the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. This area is primarily composed of one bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 60% of the properties in West Point Grey while the remainder are rented. About 40% of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s.
Daycares and schools are convenient to reach on foot from anywhere in West Point Grey. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. When it comes to food, it is generally practical for property owners in West Point Grey to do groceries on foot. Additionally, there is commonly a restaurant or cafe in close proximity, for instance on 10th Avenue.