Lower Capilano Marine real estate guide & listings for sale
Lower Capilano Marine offers a slower-paced ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This area is fairly good for those who prefer quiet surroundings, as the streets are reasonably calm. Finally, green spaces are very easy to access since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in.
This part of District of North Vancouver presents house buyers with several alternative modes of transportation. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, the public transit service in Lower Capilano Marine is good. Active property owners will also welcome the pedestrian-friendly nature of this part of the municipality; meeting day-to-day needs is convenient on foot. Biking is occasionally difficult in this area since riding is rendered arduous by the often hilly terrain, and the cycling network is not especially extensive.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing around 40% of dwellings in Lower Capilano Marine, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. This part of the municipality also has a good variety of unit sizes; properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the rest are rented. This area did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new homes in this neighbourhood was spread throughout several decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century.
Both general and specialty grocery stores are usually accessible within a short walk from any home in Lower Capilano Marine. Likewise, there is generally a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. Residents can find a fair number of nearby clothing stores, for example on Marine Drive. As far as education is concerned, it is a short walk to access daycares and primary schools from most homes for sale in this neighbourhood. However, there are no high schools in Lower Capilano Marine.