Real Estate Market Report for
North Vancouver, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $1,288,000
  • Monthly growth 48.74 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.56%
Apartment
  • Median price $598,000
  • Monthly growth 19.62 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.64%
North Vancouver Home Price

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With a median listing price of $1,288,000, North Vancouver is Canada’s 27th most expensive when ordered by median listing price.

The $1,288,000 price tag on the median North Vancouver home means that it is quite highly priced by Canadian standards.

Across Canada the most common number of bedroom property being listed has 3 bedrooms, in Aug this neighbourhood’s most common listing has properties with fewer bedrooms.

There are 359 neighbourhoods that have more properties on sale than North Vancouver at the moment in British Columbia which puts the neighbourhood in the top 20% when looking at the number of properties to choose from.

British Columbia has hundreds of possible neighbourhoods for you to invest in and there is lots of data to sift through to help you narrow your search down.

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 North Vancouver have dried up which would tend to indicate that demand is higher than the supply of new properties.

The median asking price in North Vancouver is $598,000, a substantial increase over the median three months ago which was $522,400 .

When our research team crunched the numbers we calculated that North Vancouver has a median home price of $598,000.

When it comes to the size of the properties currently available to property investors in this neighbourhood, they tend to have fewer bedrooms than the most commonly available across the nation.

British Columbia has the third most amount of properties available to property investors, with North Vancouver having 10th most in the province, out of a total of 124.

As one of British Columbia’s many potential real estate investment neighbourhoods, North Vancouver needs to be carefully researched before investing in – and remember to check especially the locations within an area before spending - the old estate agent’s mantra of location, location, location has never lost its importance.

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 North Vancouver have dried up which would tend to indicate that demand is higher than the supply of new properties.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $399,350
2 bedrooms $854,000 $649,000
3 bedrooms $1,198,000 $998,000
4 bedrooms $1,480,000 $1,398,500
5 bedrooms $1,399,400
6 bedrooms $1,499,800
Demographics
  • Population in 201148196
  • Population in 200645165
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)6.7
  • Total private dwellings24206
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents22789
  • Population density per square kilometre4073.8
  • Land area (square km)11.83
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 48200
    0 to 4 years 2360
    5 to 9 years 2035
    10 to 14 years 2135
    15 to 19 years 2355
    15 years 455
    16 years 460
    17 years 445
    18 years 495
    19 years 495
    20 to 24 years 2975
    25 to 29 years 3745
    30 to 34 years 3765
    35 to 39 years 3780
    40 to 44 years 4005
    45 to 49 years 4055
    50 to 54 years 4035
    55 to 59 years 3380
    60 to 64 years 2850
    65 to 69 years 1960
    70 to 74 years 1490
    75 to 79 years 1255
    80 to 84 years 995
    85 years and over 1025
    Median age of the population 41.2
    % of the population aged 15 and over 86.5
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 41670
    Married or living with a common-law partner 21425
    Married (and not separated) 17525
    Living common-law 3900
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 20240
    Single (never legally married) 12725
    Separated 1380
    Divorced 3915
    Widowed 2220
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 12840
    Size of census family: 2 persons 7010
    Size of census family: 3 persons 3000
    Size of census family: 4 persons 2280
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 555
    Total number of census families in private households 12840
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 10370
    Married couples 8425
    Without children at home 3820
    With children at home 4605
    1 child 2085
    2 children 2010
    3 or more children 515
    Common-law couples 1945
    Without children at home 1510
    With children at home 440
    1 child 280
    2 children 125
    3 or more children 35
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 2470
    Female parent 2040
    1 child 1360
    2 children 545
    3 or more children 130
    Male parent 435
    1 child 320
    2 children 95
    3 or more children 20
    Total children in census families in private households 11780
    Under six years of age 2775
    6 to 14 years 3710
    15 to 17 years 1320
    18 to 24 years 2435
    25 years and over 1540
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.9
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 47680
    Number of persons not in census families 12690
    Living with relatives 1060
    Living with non-relatives only 2655
    Living alone 8970
    Number of census family persons 34995
    Average number of persons per census family 2.7
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 6355
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 2890
    Living with relatives 280
    Living with non-relatives only 165
    Living alone 2450
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 3465
    Total number of private households by household type 22790
    Census-family households 12580
    One-family-only households 11530
    Couple-family households 9410
    Without children 4890
    With children 4520
    Lone-parent-family households 2120
    Other family households 1050
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 800
    Couple-family households 555
    Without children 215
    With children 345
    Lone-parent-family households 240
    Two-or-more-family households 255
    Non-census-family households 10210
    One-person households 8970
    Two-or-more-person households 1240
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 22790
    Single-detached house 3430
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 4545
    Movable dwelling 5
    Other dwelling 14815
    Semi-detached house 805
    Row house 1925
    Apartment, duplex 2315
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 9720
    Other single-attached house 50
    Total number of private households by household size 22785
    1 person 8970
    2 persons 7390
    3 persons 3150
    4 persons 2320
    5 persons 685
    6 or more persons 270
    Number of persons in private households 47685
    Average number of persons in private households 2.1
Census 2011

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