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MACKENZIE HEIGHTS VANCOUVER WEST, BC

Mackenzie Heights is a small tree-lined neighbourhood on the City of Vancouver's west side. Canadian Pacific Railway originally owned the land, but eventually the head of the railway decided to give the parcel of land to his son-in-law, Jack Wood.

Wood developed several Mackenzie Heights homes inspired by California's mission-style houses. After he offered one of his Mackenzie Heights houses -- which looked like tiny castles -- to a local teacher for a year for free, the area became known as "the neighbourhood where teachers live." 

source: rew.ca

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MACKENZIE HEIGHTS:

MacKenzie Heights is a hidden gem of Vancouver’s Westside. It was originally CPR land and many years ago the head of the CPR Railways gave his son in- law, Jack Wood, a section of land which is now Mackenzie Heights. Jack Wood built a few houses, inspired by the mission style homes of California. This particular home is one such house and rumour has it that, "when he built this home he made a deal with a teacher that he could have it for free if he promised to live in it for a year. Soon the area of Mackenzie Heights became known as the neighbourhood where teachers resided. Because it is close to schools, parks and the beach, it is an area which is always in high demand, especially by, "builders, first time home buyers and off shore money. (source: theglobeandmail.com)

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Mackenzie Heights neighborhood

Balaclava Park Playground

Balaclava Park Running Track

Balaclava Park

Park Site on Trafalgar Street

Mackenzie Heights is a small tree-lined neighbourhood on the City of Vancouver's west side. 

SCHOOL:

There are no schools located in Mackenzie Heights, several private and public schools are in close

HOUSING:

Most of the houses in Mackenzie Heights are stately, single-family homes situated on generous lots. The average price for a house in Mackenzie Heights exceeds $1.5 million. Townhouses command close to $1 million and apartments around $500,000. (source:

RECREATION:

The neighborhood is centered around Balaclava Park which offers the residents countless opportunities for walking, jogging, and dog-walking. A public washroom is also available within the

LOCATION:

Mackenzie Heights is a residential neighbourhood that is bounded by King Edward St, Quesnel Dr, W 29th Ave, Larch St, Puget Dr, W 37th Ave and Blenheim

SHOPING AND RESTAURANTS:

MacKenzie Heights has very few commercial properties within its boundaries. The is close proximity to Kerrisdale Village shops and Dunbar Street

TRANSPORTATION:

Most residents in Mackenzie Heights use their cars as the primary mode of transportation. Public transportation also offers moderately good access to the downtown core and surrounding

MACKENZIE HEIGHTS BENCHMARK PERFORMANCE OVER TIME