Handsworth, North Vancouver, British Columbia Real Estate and Homes for Sale
The large percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Handsworth is an important part of its character. This area offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 85% of the properties in the neighbourhood and 15% are rented. The buildings in this area are quite old, since around 40% of its buildings were constructed pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. Read more about Handsworth real estate
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Cars are an excellent medium of transportation in Handsworth. It is very convenient to come across a parking spot, and the majority of real estate listings are a rather short drive from the nearest highway. However, travelling by transit can be difficult in Handsworth due to the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are generally nearby. Travelling on foot is not particularly feasible for house buyers in Handsworth because meeting daily needs is occasionally difficult. Commuting by bicycle is also difficult in this neighbourhood because the cycling infrastructure is not very well-developed, and there is a significant amount of elevation changes.
Parents and their children will welcome the proximity to schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from most houses for sale in Handsworth. Regarding food, it is convenient to get to the nearest grocery store on foot in this neighbourhood. A small number of restaurants are available in Handsworth as well.
The character of Handsworth is exemplified by its calm ambience. This neighbourhood is very quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Lastly, there are a few parks nearby for residents to visit, making it very easy to access them from the majority of locations in Handsworth.