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Surrey

2 days ago

This home is absolutely stunning, bright, and spacious, meticulously cared...

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Richmond

2 days ago

Welcome to this well maintained 5 BED 4 BATH plus 1 Game room with 3336 sq...

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$1,349,000
545 KING RD, Gibsons Real Estate for sale, MLS® R2873793

Beds: 3Baths: 2Built in 19932012 sqft

2 days ago

Beds: 3Baths: 2Built in 19932012 sqft

Absolutely nothing to do but move in & start enjoying this superb...

$1,349,000

MLS®: R2873793 RE/MAX Oceanview Realty

2 days ago

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$2,999,000
13672 19 AVE, Surrey Real Estate for sale, MLS® R2873752

Beds: 3Baths: 3Built in 19894023 sqft

2 days ago

Beds: 3Baths: 3Built in 19894023 sqft

Rarely available - Large Sprawling Brick Rancher on an over 16,500 sq ft...

$2,999,000

MLS®: R2873752 Engel & Volkers Vancouv...

2 days ago

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$2,589,000
2106 INDIAN FORT DR, Surrey Houses for sale, MLS® R2873738

Beds: 3Baths: 5Built in 20033525 sqft

2 days ago

Beds: 3Baths: 5Built in 20033525 sqft

Welcome to Indian Fort Drive. Step inside this spacious &...

$2,589,000

MLS®: R2873738 RE/MAX All Points Realty

2 days ago

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$1,888,000
10626 ODLIN RD, Richmond Home for sale, MLS® R2873687

Beds: 5Baths: 4Built in 20042469 sqft

2 days ago

Beds: 5Baths: 4Built in 20042469 sqft

FIRST TIME ON MARKET - The owners keep their beautiful custom-built homes...

$1,888,000

MLS®: R2873687 Rennie & Associates Rea...

2 days ago

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$2,875,000
2824 TRILLIUM PL, North Vancouver Real Estate for sale, MLS® R2873629

Beds: 3Baths: 3Built in 19712979 sqft

2 days ago

Beds: 3Baths: 3Built in 19712979 sqft

Absolutely stunning home in Lower Blueridge. Perfect cul-de-sac location...

$2,875,000

MLS®: R2873629 Royal LePage Sussex

2 days ago

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$2,499,900
18 AXFORD BAY, Port Moody Homes for sale, MLS® R2873578

Beds: 4Baths: 3Built in 19792048 sqft

2 days ago

Beds: 4Baths: 3Built in 19792048 sqft

Embrace luxury living in this fully renovated Port Moody home, featuring...

$2,499,900

MLS®: R2873578 RE/MAX All Points Realty

2 days ago

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$874,880
3 4725 221 ST, Langley Real Estate for sale, MLS® R2873150

Beds: 3Baths: 3Built in 19921700 sqft

2 days ago

Beds: 3Baths: 3Built in 19921700 sqft

Welcome to Summerhill Gate located at the end of quiet cul-de-sac location...

$874,880

MLS®: R2873150 Stonehaus Realty Corp.

2 days ago

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Surrey

2 days ago

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$1,488,000
16768 63B AVE, Surrey Real Estate for sale, MLS® R2872714

Beds: 7Baths: 6Built in 20073705 sqft

2 days ago

Beds: 7Baths: 6Built in 20073705 sqft

HURRY ON THIS ONE!! Immaculate 7 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms beauty with new...

$1,488,000

MLS®: R2872714 Sutton Group-Alliance R.E.S...

2 days ago

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$879,880
105 9561 207 ST, Langley Houses for sale, MLS® R2869017

Beds: 3Baths: 3Built in 19941456 sqft

2 days ago

Beds: 3Baths: 3Built in 19941456 sqft

Welcome Home to Derby Mews, nestled in a cul-de-sac backing onto a QUIET...

$879,880

MLS®: R2869017 Stonehaus Realty Corp.

2 days ago

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$1,456,000
12192 250A ST, Maple Ridge Real Estate for sale, MLS® R2873525

Beds: 5Baths: 3Built in 19942855 sqft

2 days ago

Beds: 5Baths: 3Built in 19942855 sqft

Nestled in an ideal cul-de-sac, this spacious home features 5 bdrms, 3...

$1,456,000

MLS®: R2873525 RE/MAX LIFESTYLES REALTY

2 days ago

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$4,380,000
4577 CAPILANO RD, North Vancouver Houses for sale, MLS® R2873483

Beds: 4Baths: 6Built in 19884331 sqft

2 days ago

Beds: 4Baths: 6Built in 19884331 sqft

Exquisitely re-designed, this stunning home overlooks breathtaking...

$4,380,000

MLS®: R2873483 Rennie & Associates Rea...

2 days ago

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$1,448,000
11415 91A AVE, Delta Houses for sale, MLS® R2873419

Beds: 5Baths: 2Built in 19662229 sqft

2 days ago

Beds: 5Baths: 2Built in 19662229 sqft

The ultimate home for the active family. Situated in a prime location, 1...

$1,448,000

MLS®: R2873419 Sutton Group-West Coast Rea...

2 days ago

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$2,995,000
1764 PINEWOOD DR, Pemberton Home for sale, MLS® R2873414

Beds: 5Baths: 5Built in 20183721 sqft

2 days ago

Beds: 5Baths: 5Built in 20183721 sqft

Immerse yourself in the breathtaking 360-degree mountain views from this...

$2,995,000

MLS®: R2873414 RE/MAX Sea to Sky Real Esta...

2 days ago

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$1,199,900
45462 ARIEL PL, Cultus Lake Real Estate for sale, MLS® R2873359

MLS®: R2873359 RE/MAX Nyda Realty Inc. (Ve...

2 days ago

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$1,598,000
10548 239 ST, Maple Ridge Houses for sale, MLS® R2873357
$1,598,000

MLS®: R2873357 Stonehaus Realty Corp.

2 days ago

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$1,099,800
22715 BALABANIAN CIRCLE, Maple Ridge Home for sale, MLS® R2873351

Beds: 3Baths: 2Built in 19851350 sqft

2 days ago

Beds: 3Baths: 2Built in 19851350 sqft

This is the one you have been waiting for! This meticulously maintained...

$1,099,800

MLS®: R2873351 RE/MAX Sabre Realty Group

2 days ago

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$2,888,000
13923 22A AVE, Surrey Home for sale, MLS® R2873332

Beds: 4Baths: 4Built in 19963458 sqft

2 days ago

Beds: 4Baths: 4Built in 19963458 sqft

Welcome to this 2-level residence on a private 13,982 sq. ft lot that...

$2,888,000

MLS®: R2873332 RE/MAX Westcoast

2 days ago

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$999,999
9280 WALDEN ST, Chilliwack Houses for sale, MLS® R2873271

Beds: 3Baths: 3Built in 99991962 sqft

2 days ago

Beds: 3Baths: 3Built in 99991962 sqft

UPDATED FAMILY HOME on a RARE 0.41 (17,555 sq ft) LOT with EPIC MOUNTAIN...

$999,999

MLS®: R2873271 RE/MAX Nyda Realty Inc. (Ve...

2 days ago

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$588,800
904 838 AGNES ST, New Westminster Apartment for sale, MLS® R2873235

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 1993834 sqft

3 days ago

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 1993834 sqft

Welcome to #904-838 Agnes Street and the Westminster Towers! Centrally...

$588,800

MLS®: R2873235 Magsen Realty Inc.

3 days ago

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$1,275,000
11287 GLENBROOK PLACE BC, Delta, R2873055

Beds: 4Baths: 3Built in 19782022 sqft

3 days ago

Beds: 4Baths: 3Built in 19782022 sqft

AFFORDABLE, cozy, single family home with a cottage feel. Fabulous floor...

$1,275,000

MLS®: R2873055 SRS Panorama Realty

3 days ago

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$999,000
302 175 10TH ST, North Vancouver Condos for sale, MLS® R2872933

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 19971071 sqft

4 days ago

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 19971071 sqft

Last night I dreamt of the perfect condo, it felt like the main floor of a...

$999,000

MLS®: R2872933 eXp Realty

4 days ago

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$595,000
504 1750 ESQUIMALT AVE, West Vancouver Condos for sale, MLS® R2872749

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 1962792 sqft

5 days ago

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 1962792 sqft

CORNER PENTHOUSE! Exceptionally large one bedroom & den city home with...

$595,000

MLS®: R2872749 Royal LePage Sussex

5 days ago

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$649,900
316 98 LAVAL ST, Coquitlam Apartment for sale, MLS® R2872589
$649,900

MLS®: R2872589 Royal LePage West Real Esta...

5 days ago

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$999,900
1 7919 204B ST, Langley Houses for sale, MLS® R2872532

Beds: 4Baths: 3Built in 20241411 sqft

5 days ago

Beds: 4Baths: 3Built in 20241411 sqft

Welcome to Kinship, a beautiful collection of 3 and 4 bedroom townhomes...

$999,900

MLS®: R2872532 Breakside Real Estate Group

5 days ago

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$2,398,000
1608 SISQA PEAK DR, Pemberton Real Estate for sale, MLS® R2872984

Beds: 5Baths: 5Built in 20232635 sqft

5 days ago

Beds: 5Baths: 5Built in 20232635 sqft

This new 4 bedroom plus office, 4.5 bathroom residence is nestled in The...

$2,398,000

MLS®: R2872984 Rennie & Associates Rea...

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Cul de Sac Living: Pros, Cons, and Urban Design Insights

Residents often seek the tranquility and community spirit found at the heart of a cul de sac, where the unique street layout promotes safety and fosters neighborly connections. Characterized by its closed-end design, this suburban feature limits traffic flow, creating a serene environment ideal for families and individuals craving a close-knit neighborhood vibe.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is a cul-de-sac?

A cul-de-sac is a dead-end street with only one inlet/outlet, typically characterized by a rounded end that allows for easier vehicle turnaround.

Where does the term ‘cul-de-sac’ originate from?

The term ‘cul-de-sac’ comes from French, meaning ‘bottom of the bag,’ reflecting its closed-off layout at one end.

How do cul-de-sacs benefit communities?

Cul-de-sacs reduce through-traffic, enhancing safety and fostering close-knit community relationships due to limited external access.

What are some criticisms of cul-de-sacs in urban planning?

Critics argue that cul-de-sacs hinder connectivity and increase reliance on cars, contributing to urban sprawl and reduced walkability.

Can living in a cul-de-sac impact social behavior?

Yes, the design encourages interaction among neighbors, potentially leading to stronger social ties within these communities.

Are there specific regulations governing the development of cul-de-sacs?

Yes, local zoning laws and urban planning regulations often dictate the development of cul-de-sacs regarding size, accessibility, and integration with existing infrastructure.

Do economic factors influence the creation of cul-de sacs?

Certainly. Developers may favor them for their appeal to homebuyers seeking privacy and lower traffic environments which can command higher property values.

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