The West End

Vancouver’s West End is bordered by English Bay, Stanley Park, Coal Harbour, and the downtown core.  The West End is the second most densely populated area in North America (second only to Manhattan Island), but due to its serene location and various no-through roads within the neighbourhood, it is surprisingly quiet.

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The West End is bordered by Coal Harbour, Downtown and Yaletown.

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The-West_end-mapYVR Airport: 30 minutes by car or 40 minutes by Canada Line
Robson Street Shopping: Under 10 minutes walking
Granville island: 5 minutes drive or 10 minutes Aqua Bus
Kitsilano Beach: 5 minute drive or 30 minute walking

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Who Lives There

Due to the nonexistence of detached homes in the area, the West End is home to fewer families than the rest of Vancouver.  The West End population consists of mostly singles and couples between the ages of 20 to 34, even though the location is fairly family-oriented (see Things to Do and Schools and Safety).  The West End is also home to Davie Village, Vancouver’s largest gay neighbourhood.  Residents of Vancouver’s West End tend to be highly educated but with slightly lower household incomes ($51,933 compared to the $64,889 average for Vancouver).  This discrepancy could be attributable to the young population employed primarily in the sales and service sector.

Things to Do

The West End is home to numerous bike and rollerblade stores (the corner of Denman and Georgia boasts 3), with both available for rent or purchase.  The Stanley Park seawall is one of Vancouver’s main attractions, and here runners, walkers, cyclists and rollerbladers enjoy the luscious scenery daily.  The Stanley Park seawall passes Third Beach (one of downtown Vancouver’s most secluded beaches), Second Beach (home to the Second Beach outdoor pool), and leads to English Bay and Sunset Beach. While Stanley Park features attractions such as the Vancouver Aquarium and a Pitch ‘n’ Putt course, there are other, smaller, parks within the West End, including an off-leash dog park and tennis courts.  The West End Community Centre is a fantastic place to get involved in the community, and participate in ice skating, hockey lessons, or borrow books from the library.

Real Estate

There are fewer new developments in the West End than in other parts of downtown Vancouver such as Yaletown and Coal Harbour.  West End Real Estate is on average priced lower than most Vancouver real estate, at $344,759 – on average – for an apartment property.  While older in style, these condos tend to be much more spacious than newer apartment properties across the city.  The proximity of these properties to the beach and Stanley Park add to their appeal and value.

West End Condos for Sale

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For sale $838,000.00
1511 1331 ALBERNI STREET, Vancouver, British Columbia

1511 1331 Alberni Street

Vancouver, British Columbia

2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom 749 sqft
Royal Lepage Sussex (wvan)
For sale $469,900.00
103 1050 JERVIS STREET, Vancouver, British Columbia

103 1050 Jervis Street

Vancouver, British Columbia

1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom 575 sqft
Oakwyn Realty Ltd.
For sale $1,788,000.00
1404 1171 JERVIS STREET, Vancouver, British Columbia

1404 1171 Jervis Street

Vancouver, British Columbia

2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom 1160 sqft
Trg-the Residential Group Rlty
For sale $4,350,000.00
1685 NELSON STREET, Vancouver, British Columbia

1685 Nelson Street

Vancouver, British Columbia

8 Bedroom 6 Bathroom 4977 sqft
Re/max Crest Realty Westside
For sale $2,298,000.00
2402 1205 W HASTINGS STREET, Vancouver, British Columbia

2402 1205 W Hastings Street

Vancouver, British Columbia

2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom 1277 sqft
Royal Pacific Realty Corp.
For sale $499,000.00
1311 1333 W GEORGIA STREET, Vancouver, British Columbia

1311 1333 W Georgia Street

Vancouver, British Columbia

1 Bathroom 425 sqft
Re/max Crest Realty Westside
For sale $2,590,000.00
1901 1680 BAYSHORE DRIVE, Vancouver, British Columbia

1901 1680 Bayshore Drive

Vancouver, British Columbia

2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom 1423 sqft
Sutton Grp-west Coast (w.blvd)
For sale $3,998,800.00
3802 1028 BARCLAY STREET, Vancouver, British Columbia

3802 1028 Barclay Street

Vancouver, British Columbia

2 Bedroom 3 Bathroom 1819 sqft
Sutton Grp-west Coast Realty
For sale $608,000.00
901 1277 NELSON STREET, Vancouver, British Columbia

901 1277 Nelson Street

Vancouver, British Columbia

1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom 574 sqft
Royal Pacific Rlty. (kingsway)
For sale $3,988,800.00
4306 1151 W GEORGIA STREET, Vancouver, British Columbia

4306 1151 W Georgia Street

Vancouver, British Columbia

2 Bedroom 3 Bathroom 1559 sqft
Re/max Crest Realty Westside
For sale $1,199,800.00
2608 1151 W GEORGIA STREET, Vancouver, British Columbia

2608 1151 W Georgia Street

Vancouver, British Columbia

1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom 600 sqft
Jovi Realty Inc.
For sale $2,490,000.00
3401 1111 ALBERNI STREET, Vancouver, British Columbia

3401 1111 Alberni Street

Vancouver, British Columbia

2 Bedroom 3 Bathroom 1554 sqft
Rennie & Associates Realty
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