Oakridge is one of South Vancouver’s busiest neighbourhoods, nestled between Granville Street and Ontario Street north of the Marpole neighbourhood. Known as the hub of Vancouver’s Jewish community, the area offers a mix of tree-lined residential streets, bustling shopping centers, and fun outdoor recreations. While the search for Vancouver condos in Oakridge may be slim pickings at the moment, the neighbourhood’s proximity to Highway 99 and the Vancouver International Airport, plus its multicultural character, makes it a very desirable spot for new homeowners and developers are certainly taking notice.
Sitting at the axis of Oak Street running north and south and 49th Avenue east and west, the Oakridge neighbourhood is tucked between Kerrisdale and Sunset. With easy access along Granville Street to Downtown Vancouver, residents here will have a lot of options for shopping, dining, and recreation. You can hit the Links at Langara Golf Course, or spend the afternoon wandering the grounds of the VanDusen Botanical Garden. If shopping is your bag, head over to the Oakridge Centre shopping mall for a selection of designer shops and restaurants. Easily connected to surrounding neighbourhoods, there are numerous parks to explore, beaches in West Vancouver, the Fraser River bike trails, and more.
Getting around Oakridge is quick and easy with a number of bus routes servicing the area, as well as the SkyTrain route along Cambie Street for trips north or south. If you are driving, Highway 99 is practically on your doorstep, waiting to zip you anywhere you need to go.