Stretching from Cambie street East to Clark Drive and in between 16th Ave and Hastings Street, Mount Pleasant is a diverse and ever changing community with solid investment potential. It is also home to South East False Creek and the NEW Olympic Village area.
Mount Pleasant truly has something for everyone. From 1912 Craftsman Style houses to Trendy Loft style living, with the majority of housing being Apartments under 5 stories. Mount Pleasant boast 11 parks, a brand new community center with top of the line amenities, a collection of small boutiques that offer a different shopping experience than your downtown big box and amazing food.
Schools are abundant in this area with 4 elementary schools and 2 secondary schools. Elementary schools: Florence Nightingale, Mount Pleasant, Simon Fraser, and St.Patricks. Secondary schools: St. Francis Xavier and St. Patrick’s.
If you like to eat from a different country each night this is the area for you. Japanese, Ethiopian, French, Afghan, Indian, Greek and the list goes on and on.
For Drivers and foot passengers alike MP is a prime location with quick access to downtown is via the Georgia Street Viaduct or Pacific Blvd, thus avoiding the congestion of the bridges. Public transit Via Sky Train can have you in the heart of downtown in a matter of minutes and there are express buses running along Broadway that will take you to UBC and Boundary Rd. (Burnaby) in a timely fashion.
All in all Mount Pleasant is a diverse community great for first time buyers, shrewd investors, and families looking to move up to a single detached houses.