Lower West Lynn, North Vancouver, British Columbia Real Estate and Homes for Sale
Around half of properties in Lower West Lynn were constructed prior to the 1960s, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s. The large percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this part of District of North Vancouver is an important part of its character. Homeowners occupy around 85% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood whereas the remainder are rented. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Read more about Lower West Lynn real estate
The car is very often the preferred method to get around in this area. It is very easy to park, and the majority of houses for sale are a short drive from the closest highway, such as Trans-Canada Highway. On the other hand, public transit riders may find few options in this part of the municipality by reason of the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and the closest bus stop is usually very close. The bicycle is a quite poor means of transportation in Lower West Lynn because riding is rendered strenuous by the often steep topography, and the bicycling infrastructure is not very comprehensive. Travelling by foot is also not very popular in Lower West Lynn, even though meeting daily needs is convenient.
It is convenient to get to the nearest grocery store by walking in this area. With regards to education, parents and their kids will welcome the proximity to daycares and primary schools, which are within walking distance from vast majority homes for sale in this area. On the other hand, Lower West Lynn does not contain any high schools.
The character of Lower West Lynn is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. This area is quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several noisier sections, especially near Trans-Canada Highway. Finally, there are approximately 10 green spaces nearby for residents to explore, which makes them very easy to get to from the majority of locations within this neighbourhood.