Buckingham Heights is a centrally located upscale high-end neighbourhood in Burnaby near the southeast corner of Deer Lake. Some of Central Burnaby homes for sale are the most expensive in Buckingham Heights and some have amazing views of the North Shore Mountains. The area is a short walk to Deer Lake and all its nature trails.
Burnaby Lake is located on the north side of Canada Way across from Buckingham Heights and Deer Lake. Unique to the middle section of Burnaby Lake is a subdivision built mostly in the 1980s and 1990s with all the electrical wires going underground with several cul-de-sacs and great views of the North Shore Mountains with some homes being able to see Burnaby Lake!
The Lower Deer Lake neighbour is a unique blend of urban life with nature and is ideal for those looking to find a home away from civilization within the city. Deer Lake consists of mostly single-family dwellings, on large R-1 lots. The area is known to be an art and heritage hub of Burnaby and is known to have some beautifully built custom homes that reflect the artist’s environment. The highly sought-after area has some of Burnaby’s most valuable lands.
After Lower Deer Lake and Buckingham Heights, Deer Lake Place is next to having the most consistent neighbourhood of nice homes. Although this area is zoned R-2 which allows up to 4,700 square foot homes to be built, the lots are a very good size and the neighbourhood has a great feel to it! Gilpin School is highly rated and a popular school! The private school Deer Lake is right in the neighbourhood.
Because Upper Deer Lake is higher up in elevation, many properties have fabulous views of the North Shore Mountains. A potential buyer can find high-end luxury homes or there are a few newer apartment complexes mixed into the detached home neighbourhood. It is within walking distance to Kingsway with all its shops, restaurants, grocery store, bus stops etc.
Forest Glen is higher up on the hill which provides excellent views of the North Shore Mountains and some properties can see Deer Lake! The upper, southern part of Forest Glen is composed of high and low rises while the rest of the area is only detached homes. The largest park in the area, Forest Glen Park, has a playground for children and incredible views of the mountains for everyone to enjoy! View Forest Glen Houses For Sale