Lions Bay real estate guide & listings for sale
There is a vast selection of green spaces in Lions Bay. It is easy to access public green spaces since there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to visit. Finally, this village remains relatively calm, due to the presence of very few people out and about on the streets.
Cars are a great transportation option in Lions Bay. Most properties for sale are a very short car ride from the nearest highway, and it is very convenient to park. In contrast, commuting by public transit is difficult in this part of the Greater Vancouver metropolitan area. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines, and it is straightforward to get to a nearby bus stop from most residences. Bicycling is very hard in Lions Bay as bicycling is rendered arduous by the typically steep area, and there are very few bike lanes. A majority of the homes for sale in this village are located in areas that are also not very convenient for those who travel by foot as meeting daily needs is very inconvenient.
In Lions Bay, almost all dwellings are single detached homes, while townhouses are also present in the housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the Greater Vancouver metropolitan area took place between 1960 and 1980. This village offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Nearly 90% of the properties in the village are occupied by homeowners and 10% are rented.
Accessing the nearest supermarket on foot is practical for some, but not all, property owners in Lions Bay. As far as education is concerned, there are only a limited number of primary schools in this part of the Greater Vancouver metropolitan area and consequently they can be a long walk away. Additionally, Lions Bay does not contain any high schools.