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Vancouver

Vancouver is a city located in British Columbia, Canada.

Housing

Small apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing around one quarter of buildings in Vancouver, while large apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This city has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the population of this city own their home whereas the rest are renters. Roughly one quarter of homes in this city were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.

Transportation

Vancouver will draw homeowners that value a variety of modes of transportation. This city will draw physically active people because it is reasonably suitable for walking; carrying out day-to-day needs is easy, and numerous businesses are close by. Vancouver is also reasonably bike-friendly since there are a large number of bike lanes. Homeowners can depend on public transit to navigate this city as a result of plenty of rapid transit stations on the Canada Line, Expo Line and Millenium Line, and over 50 nearby bus lines. Driving is also a good mode of transportation in Vancouver as it is usually easy to park.

Services

Daycares and schools are convenient to reach on foot from anywhere in Vancouver. Along with public schools, there are private primary and secondary schools. Regarding eating, it is very often an option for property owners in Vancouver to do groceries by walking. Additionally, there are a good number of choices in close proximity for those who care about restaurants and cafes. It is also a rather short walk to a decent variety of clothing stores.

Character

The character of Vancouver is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. There are over 250 green spaces nearby for residents to check out, making them easy to reach. Most areas in this city are quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case near one of the railway lines or Trans-Canada Highway.

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