Not so secret anymore. This incredible area is so close to downtown you could even walk to it.
Situated on a three street bluff: Trinity, Yale and Wall you will find great views of the harbour and the Northshore mountains. There are parks everywhere and New Brighton summer outdoor pool close by.
There is a newly re-built daycare in the Burradview Park along with a playground for the neighbourhood kids.
Check out Donald's grocery on the corner of Nanaimo and Hastings. Fresh fruit and vegetables year round with a nice choice of organic produce as well.
Within this area Hastings Elementary offers the always popular "French Emmersion Program".
House prices are increasing like all of Vancouver. A started will be in the range of $800,000 to $900,000. Possibly with a suite to help with the mortgage payments.
Within the areas enclave you will find a variety of strata condos. They are usually well maintained, alittle older than the Downtown towers, but much more affordable.