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Mayfair Real Estate
Mayfair community is a retail area for larger, box stores such as Walmart and Best Buy and a popular shopping complex called Mayfair Mall that offers a wide variety of trendy stores and vendors. The large appeal regarding this area is the location being that it's so close in proximity to all amenities as well as ideal transportation routes.
Who lives in the neighbourhood?
The Mayfair area contains a mixture of residents and properties. Most of the neighborhood is taken up with the Mayfair Shopping Center, the hub of the area. The rest of the area has larger more expensive homes starting at $900,000, starter houses ranging in the $500,000-$700,000’s and some multi-family units starting in the mid $200,000’s. The housing prices here are similar to those found in Burnside and Gorge communities. The varied mixture of residential property make this a great area for urban professionals, young families and those buying their first place. Because of the major roads and the shopping complex, expect traffic volume to be higher. It’s only a seven minute drive to Downtown Victoria for restaurants, shopping and entertainment.
What schools are there in Mayfair?
There are no schools in this location. The closest schools are those in Burnside, Gorge, Quadra and Hillside. Families with children may want to consider areas with more school options however this neighborhood is a good starting point to get around Victoria with easy commutes and main thoroughfares that intersect it.
How do Mayfair residents spend their leisure time?
The closest park in this community is Topaz park and is the third largest park in Victoria. Family’s will enjoy being close to Topaz Park for its lush green space and being minutes from other amenities for activities and entertainment. Resident can access Rutledge or Cecelia Ravine Park which offers beautiful walking trails and climbing activities.
Is there shopping closeby?
Mayfair is definitely the place to be for shopping as the major Mayfair Shopping Center is located here. This shopping center has many trendy retail stores, restaurants as well as a food court. Apart from the shopping center the area also surrounds a Sportscheck, Dollarama and Denny’s. Finally, just outside of the neighborhood there is a Walmart Supercenter and Best Buy. Residents here also have access to the shopping village in Quadra.
Are there other areas to consider?
Other areas that are close to stores and amenities are Downtown Victoria and James Bay. If you are looking for neighborhoods further from the city center Oaklands or Jubilee may be desirable.