top of page
  • dehaas

Neighbourhood Spotlight | Point Grey




I am frequently approached by buyers seeking insights into neighbourhood demographics, dynamics, trends, and school catchments. Given my experience in assisting families with their real estate needs, I understand the importance of selecting a neighbourhood where they can envision their loved ones thriving for years to come.


In light of this, I have decided to spotlight various Vancouver neighbourhoods in my communication to introduce you to the key attributes that define the featured community and the elements that make it special. My intention is to provide you, my valued clients and friends, with essential information to make informed decisions when choosing the perfect locale for your next home purchase.


In this article, I decided to profile Point Grey, as Lord Byng Secondary is the school I receive the most inquiries about. At the bottom of the page, I invite you to explore the current real estate listings in this vibrant neighbourhood. From a variety of housing types to distinct architectural styles, there is something to suit every preference and budget. Should you wish to tour any of the featured properties in person, or need personalized guidance, consider me your dedicated Point Grey expert.


As a professional who collaborates with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds, I wish to emphasize that many experts within my network offer services in multiple languages. Whether you require assistance from mortgage specialists, brokers, private bankers, or immigration and real estate lawyers, rest assured that we can communicate in Mandarin, Cantonese, Punjabi, French, and more.


Thank you for entrusting me with your real estate journey. Together, we’ll find the perfect place to call home.




NEIGHBOURHOOD PROFILE


Point Grey


Vancouver West Side




Point Grey, renowned for its stunning views, prestigious homes, and proximity to nature, is a sought-after area for residents including families, post-secondary students, and investors.


Location and Scenery

Point Grey is situated on the western edge of Vancouver, nestled between the picturesque Pacific Spirit Regional Park and the scenic shores of English Bay. Residents enjoy breathtaking vistas of the ocean, mountains, and lush greenery.


Lifestyle and Amenities

Beaches: Point Grey boasts easy access to Jericho Beach and Spanish Banks, perfect for beach combing, picnics, and sunset strolls.

University Connection: The University of British Columbia (UBC) campus is nearby, offering cultural events, museums, and academic resources.

Shopping and Dining: Explore charming boutique shops, cafes, and restaurants along West 10th Avenue and West 4th Avenue.

Outdoor Recreation: Enjoy hiking, cycling, and jogging trails in Pacific Spirit Regional Park.


Market Trends

As of March 2024, the Point Grey housing market remains vibrant. Average house prices have been steady, and inventory levels are currently favourable for buyers. Whether you’re seeking a cozy condo or a luxurious waterfront property, Point Grey has something to offer.


Elementary and Secondary Schools

Whether you’re seeking the top-ranked public schools in Vancouver or prestigious private education, Point Grey provides some of the best options for families and students.


Queen Mary Elementary School:

Queen Mary Elementary School is a vibrant and multilingual institution within the Vancouver School Board (VSB). Their dedicated staff work collaboratively with students and parents to foster communication and enable each student to reach their full potential.


Jules Quesnel Elementary:

Offers French Immersion programs and a close community of students.


Lord Byng Secondary School:

Lord Byng Secondary School, named in honour of The Lord Byng of Vimy, offers a rich academic environment. It is renowned for its selective Byng Arts mini-school program, varsity sports, and a wide array of Advanced Placement and Enriched courses.


West Point Grey Academy:

Established in 1996, West Point Grey Academy is a leading JK-12 independent school. It combines modern education with a commitment to timeless values.


Our Lady of Perpetual Help Elementary Catholic School:

A well-established Catholic school in the neighbourhood.


Real Estate

The real estate market in Point Grey offers a mix of architectural styles, from elegant heritage homes to modern masterpieces. There is a wide variety of styles and sizes of homes. Please reach out to me for the most notable properties currently available.


If you’re dreaming of coastal living with a touch of elegance, Point Grey awaits!





Wendy de Haas


Real Estate Advisor

Professional Real Estate Negotiator (PREN)


604.518.8413

49 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

コメント


bottom of page