Real Estate Market Report for
Lions Bay, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $1,875,000
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 2.34%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Lions Bay Home Price

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Across the nation CREW lists data for 5162 neighbourhoods, and this month Lions Bay is number 10 putting it ahead of most neighbourhoods .

While the median for British Columbia is $519,000 , which means that Lions Bay’s median price is $1,875,000 considerably better than the rest of the province.

5 bedroom properties are the most common available for real estate investors this month in neighbourhood.

British Columbia has the third most amount of properties available to property investors, with Lions Bay having 199th most in the province, out of a total of 359.

Is Lions Bay a good investment prospect? It’s never a perfect science, but the data we have given us a number of indicators.

Stock on the market can be an important leading indicator of whether market pressure will be on prices to rise or fall – in Lions Bay there is less stock than three months ago. This would indicate home price pressure increasing as housing stock availability drops.

Will prices rise across the next year in in Lions Bay? There are a number of real estate indicators to consider.

It’s always hard to tell what property prices will do over the coming months, but over the last three months the properties available for purchase in Lions Bay have stayed pretty much the same which would tend to indicate that demand is steady.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $2,088,000
3 bedrooms $1,971,000
4 bedrooms $1,860,000
5 bedrooms $1,967,000
Demographics
  • Population in 20111318
  • Population in 20061328
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-0.8
  • Total private dwellings556
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents507
  • Population density per square kilometre520.2
  • Land area (square km)2.53
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 1315
    0 to 4 years 50
    5 to 9 years 75
    10 to 14 years 65
    15 to 19 years 75
    15 years 10
    16 years 20
    17 years 15
    18 years 10
    19 years 15
    20 to 24 years 65
    25 to 29 years 40
    30 to 34 years 40
    35 to 39 years 70
    40 to 44 years 95
    45 to 49 years 130
    50 to 54 years 140
    55 to 59 years 115
    60 to 64 years 135
    65 to 69 years 110
    70 to 74 years 55
    75 to 79 years 35
    80 to 84 years 10
    85 years and over 20
    Median age of the population 48.7
    % of the population aged 15 and over 85.3
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 1130
    Married or living with a common-law partner 795
    Married (and not separated) 705
    Living common-law 95
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 330
    Single (never legally married) 235
    Separated 20
    Divorced 45
    Widowed 30
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 430
    Size of census family: 2 persons 240
    Size of census family: 3 persons 75
    Size of census family: 4 persons 95
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 20
    Total number of census families in private households 430
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 390
    Married couples 350
    Without children at home 190
    With children at home 160
    1 child 60
    2 children 80
    3 or more children 20
    Common-law couples 45
    Without children at home 35
    With children at home 15
    1 child 5
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 0
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 35
    Female parent 30
    1 child 15
    2 children 15
    3 or more children 5
    Male parent 5
    1 child 5
    2 children 0
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 365
    Under six years of age 65
    6 to 14 years 130
    15 to 17 years 50
    18 to 24 years 90
    25 years and over 45
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.8
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 1320
    Number of persons not in census families 130
    Living with relatives 10
    Living with non-relatives only 40
    Living alone 75
    Number of census family persons 1190
    Average number of persons per census family 2.8
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 230
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 45
    Living with relatives 10
    Living with non-relatives only 10
    Living alone 30
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 185
    Total number of private households by household type 510
    Census-family households 420
    One-family-only households 385
    Couple-family households 360
    Without children 205
    With children 160
    Lone-parent-family households 25
    Other family households 30
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 20
    Couple-family households 15
    Without children 5
    With children 10
    Lone-parent-family households 0
    Two-or-more-family households 10
    Non-census-family households 90
    One-person households 70
    Two-or-more-person households 15
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 505
    Single-detached house 450
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 0
    Other dwelling 60
    Semi-detached house 0
    Row house 20
    Apartment, duplex 15
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 15
    Other single-attached house 5
    Total number of private households by household size 510
    1 person 75
    2 persons 230
    3 persons 75
    4 persons 100
    5 persons 25
    6 or more persons 5
    Number of persons in private households 1315
    Average number of persons in private households 2.6
Census 2011

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