38 East 57th Avenue, Vancouver BC V5X 1S4
West of Main! Excellent location to build your dream home. Located between Main and Cambie Street steps to Langara Golf Course, Langara College. Schools, tennis courts,parks, trails, and shopping. Currently a 4 bedroom home with 2 kitchens, 2 wood burning fireplaces, H/W floors, and garage. South facing back yard. 33 x 103 lot. Generate good revenue while planning your new home. Take advantage of city’s new zoning changes to build a duplex. Live in one side and generate income on the other.
SOUTH VANCOUVER NEIGHBORHOOD
Located south of 49th Avenue and east of Marpole, the South Vancouver neighbourhood is situated with Knight Street to the east, industrial Kent Avenue and the Fraser River to the South, Ontario Street to the west and 49th Avenue to the north.
Neighborhood schools for the school catchment area are: Elementary – J.W. Sexsmith Elementary, Secondary – Sir Winston Churchill Secondary, French Immersion – Late – General Gordon Elementary, French Immersion – Secondary – Sir Winston Churchill Secondary, Aboriginal Focus – Xpey` Elementary.
Home to a distinct and diverse urban population, South Vancouver is one of the most ethnically diverse neighbourhoods in Vancouver with an immigrant population of over 60 percent. South Vancouver is the center of the city’s South Asian community. The Punjabi Market on Main Street has unique independent grocers, textile shops and restaurants to add to Vancouver’s multicultural mix. South Vancouver, also known as Sunset, is where culture, commerce and community combine to make it more popular than ever for so many Vancouver families.
With traditional roots as a working class neighbourhood, South Vancouver has mostly single family homes sprinkled with low-rise walk-up apartments, and a few newer condominiums. Many homes in the area feature small backyards and the community has numerous houses from the 1970s and ‘80s built tightly to zoning requirements and known as the “Vancouver Special”. Some properties offer magnificent southern views of mountains and the Fraser River.
With Main and Fraser streets running through South Vancouver, this neighbourhood offers quick access to points north & south by Translink bus service or private vehicle. For convenience, Vancouver International Airport is just minutes away along Marine Drive. The City of Richmond, Highway 99 to the US Border and the East/West Connector are just a short drive from South Vancouver.