Location location location is on point when we are talking about the South Granville and Shaughnessy Communities in Vancouver. Built in 1907 as an elite area still stands true, as the lots alone are worth millions of dollars. Considered to many as the lifeline of Vancouver, due to the accessibility to the airport, Downtown Vancouver and UBC. If you live, work or shop in the area you will have heard of the exciting reinvention underway of Oakridge Center. This being in such close proximity to South Granville, will without a doubt increase the values of these communities exponentially. With Van Dusen Botanical Gardens spanning 55 acres and boasting year round magical displays, and world renowned artists showcasing their pure talent in numerous art galleries, Shaughnessy and South Granville communities are areas you need to see. Not to mention award winning restaurants, world class deli’s and international and local designers lining the streets. Spending an afternoon in this fabulous area is a high class experience in itself. South Granville is home to some of the oldest mansions and largest lots in the city. Long driveways and massive hedges are a big draw to many looky loos trying to get a glimpse of these grand estates. It is not uncommon to have a third or fourth generation family as your neighbour with many highly acclaimed schools in the neighbourhoods such as St. Georges, Crofton House, York House and Little Flower Academy. Some of the best kept secrets in Vancouver are found in these sought after Communities!