Acting as the city’s core business, commercial, cultural, financial, and entertainment hub, downtown Vancouver is the ideal location for home buyers looking to be in the middle of all the action. Downtown Vancouver occupies the southeastern portion of the peninsula in north-central Vancouver and is bounded by Burrard Inlet to the north, Stanley Park and the West End to the west, False Creek to the south, and Downtown Eastside to the east.
In terms of housing, mid-rise and high-rise condos dominate the downtown Vancouver real estate landscape and like most major cities... towering commercial high-rises and big businesses are prominent all throughout Vancouver's downtown. There are outdoor parks, designated bicycle lanes, and full-amenity condo buildings with all kinds of lifestyle perks along with amazing urban views. Downtown Vancouver is also one of the best places to consider during your home search!
To learn more about downtown Vancouver real estate for sale, take a closer look at the active MLS listings that are featured below.
A modern and upscale waterfront community that is very exclusive. One of the most beautiful places to live where you can walk, run and cycle along the seawall. Be inspired by the multimillion-dollar yachts and get ready to elevate your lifestyle!View Community
One of the city's oldest parts of town that has experienced a real estate boom and a revitalization. Heritage buildings are being restored and new hi-rise buildings are being built along with funky food and retail services. The most affordable area of downtown Vancouver.View Community
The central hub of downtown Vancouver with modern buildings, casual lunch spots along with luxury boutiques and high-end department stores. Walk to amenities that include everything from shopping, dining, and university schooling. A great choice for 1st-time buyers and investors.View Community
One of Vancouver's liveliest and most historic Downtown neighborhoods. Offering a mix of low-rise and hi-rise condo buildings along with townhouses. Enjoy living next to the beach, tree-lined streets, and Stanley Park. An urban-dweller and nature lover's dream residential area.View Community
The main type of housing options you will find in downtown Vancouver are condos and townhomes. There are still some of the original homes, that were built in the early 1900s, around. However, many of those have been converted into multi-unit suites. Easily narrow down your search and browse active MLS listings by your preferred housing type.
Built-in various shapes and sizes, condo living is turn-key and is a great option for first time home buyers as well as those looking to downsize or invest. View all of the condos for sale in downtown Vancouver.View Homes
Perhaps you prefer multi-floor living or want to have direct access in and out fo your home. View all of the townhomes for sale in downtown Vancouver.View Homes
As alluded to above, Downtown Vancouver real estate for sale is all about chic and stylish condominium residences, and because water surrounds the downtown area on three sides, many condos not only feature great views of the city, but also breathtaking outlooks of the English Bay and Strait of Georgia. In addition, most also include a host of common amenities that range from indoor pools and exercise facilities to sprawling entertainment spaces and business centres.
To help make your search easier we have created some lifestyle search options for you that include the style of home as well as some home features. Simply click on them below.
If you are looking for your first home, a Pied-à-Terre in the heart of the city, or solid investment property... a studio may be the perfect option for you. These open floor plans provide comfortable living spaces in a convenient location. Explore your options now.View Style
If you are looking for more light inside your home or would prefer a little more privacy... a corner unit may be a good option for you. With windows on multiple sides corner units can receive more light as well as not having a neighbour on that side. View all of the ones that are currently for sale now in downtown Vancouver.View Style
If you are looking to have some outdoor patio space or like the convenience of being able to walk in and out of your building without the use of an elevator... a ground-level unit might be a good option for you. View all of the groud level suites currently for sale in downtown Vancouver.View Style
If you prefer open floor plans, higher ceilings, and some character... a loft or a warehouse conversion might be a good option for you. View all of the loft/warehouse conversions for sale currently in downtown Vancouver.View Style
A friendly face, a helping hand, or an extra set of eyes... having concierge service in your building can be a valuable asset. It is associated with luxury living and an elevated lifestyle. View all of the condos for sale in downtown Vancouver with a concierge.View Homes
Looking to stay in shape and live a healthier lifestyle... having a swimming pool in your building can help with that. View all of the condos for sale in downtown Vancouver with a swimming pool.View Homes
Stay cool in the summer with the comfort of air conditioning in your home. View all of the homes for sale in downtown Vancouver with air conditioning.View Homes
If you prefer higher ceilings in your home fo that added feeling of space or extra light...having vaulted ceilings can help with that. View all of the homes for sale in downtown Vancouver with vaulted ceilings.View Homes
An advanced public transit system also makes living in downtown Vancouver easy, as six Skytrain stations are scattered throughout the downtown neighbourhoods, which run on three SkyTrain lines; the Expo Line, Millennium Line, and Canada Line. Furthermore, nearly every north-south bus route funnels into Downtown Vancouver, in addition to suburban routes to the North Shore, Burnaby, the Tri-Cities, Richmond, Delta, and South Surrey.
View the Average Benchmark prices for Condos and Townhomes in Downtown Vancouver. See the number of listings the number of sales as well as the months of inventory over a 5 year period.