Vancouver real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Vancouver. This city is quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - however noise can be an issue around Trans-Canada Highway or one of the railway lines. Finally, there are over 250 public green spaces nearby for residents to explore, which results in them being easy to reach from a large number of locations in this city.
Vancouver presents property owners with several alternative methods of transportation. Owing to a multitude of rapid transit stations with access to the Canada Line, Expo Line and Millenium Line, and over 50 nearby bus lines, the public transit service in Vancouver is good. Many of the houses for sale in this city are located in areas that are also convenient for those who travel by foot; most day-to-day needs are easy to meet without the use of a vehicle, and a variety of businesses are nearby. This city is reasonably appropriate for biking as this city is home to a very good cycling infrastructure.
In Vancouver, around one quarter of dwellings are small apartment buildings, while large apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This city offers mainly four or more bedroom and two bedroom homes. Roughly 60% of the population of this city own their home and 40% are renters. Around one quarter of properties in this city were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
It is a reasonably short walk to get to schools and daycares from anywhere in Vancouver. Residents can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. In terms of food, the closest supermarket in this city is generally only a short walk away. Moreover, there is generally a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. It is also easy to reach a number of clothing stores on foot, for instance on Main Street.