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Vancouver, Washington Real Estate: Top Neighborhoods for Families

Chris Barber - Friday, October 7, 2022
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Quick, think about America's boom towns. You may think about Seattle or Portland. But Vancouver's population grew by nearly 30,000 people during the 2010s. 

Vancouver, Washington real estate is worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, yet you have many options to live in the city. Don't rush your move to Vancouver. Take a look at a few Vancouver, Washington neighborhoods and then make a decision. 

What are the most popular communities for families in the city? What are the attractions in each community like? Where are good opportunities for Vancouver, Washington property investment?  

Answer these questions and you can make the most out of Vancouver, Washington. Here is your quick guide.

Bella Vista

Bella Vista offers the best real estate in Vancouver, Washington. The neighborhood is small and compact, with most homes accessible from one road that runs down the center of Bella Vista. You and your children can go on bicycle paths and walkways and visit parks within walking distance. 

Houses and apartments are available in Bella Vista, and you can find a hands-free landlord. Home values are not rising at a significant rate, which makes buying properties affordable. 

Cascade Highlands

If you are looking for diverse housing in Vancouver, Washington neighborhoods, you should visit Cascade Highlands. You can find apartments and single-family homes with many architectural styles and layouts. 

The neighborhood is close to many schools, parks, and restaurants. You can also access public transportation and major highways within a short drive. This drives up the property values and demand in the area, so you should move fast if you want to live in Cascade Highlands.  


Felida is one of the most expensive Vancouver, Washington family neighborhoods. The estimated value of a Felida home in 2019 was more than $510,000.

However, the neighborhood is one of the safest in the area, and you can find many single-family homes to choose from. The neighborhood has a rural aesthetic, but it is close to Interstate 5.

When you want to get away from the city, you can visit Vancouver Lake. The lake has 2.5 miles of beaches and acres of park grounds you can go to. 

Fisher's Creek

Fisher's Creek is surging in popularity. The neighborhood is 10 miles away from the city center, creating a short commute.

Though the neighborhood is small, it has a number of homes with different building designs. You can find homes in cul-de-sacs, which can give you more privacy.

Fisher's Creek Neighborhood Park covers nearly two acres, and it's a popular spot for birthday parties and sports games. Shops and restaurants are a few minutes away.

The Best Vancouver, Washington Real Estate

Spend plenty of time looking at Vancouver, Washington real estate. Bella Vista is a close-knit community with great access to trails. If you want to diversify your investments, you can buy properties in Cascade Highlands. 

If you have a lot of money upfront, you can buy a property in Felida and sell it for a significant profit. Fisher's Creek is good if you want a home that isn't far from the office.

Once you've found a neighborhood you want to invest in, you should consult with investment professionals. Invest West Management serves the Vancouver area. Contact us today. 

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