Welcome to New Westminster, a city southwest of Vancouver on the banks of the Fraser River. New Westminster is the oldest city in western Canada, and was founded as British Columbia's capital but was soon after changed.
The city has a vibrant residential area, while maintaining a booming downtown core. Some of the cities top attractions include, Queen's Park, New Westminster Quay, and Westminster Pier Park.
The city of West Minster has plenty of condos to choose from, most being Low-Rise buildings, but still with many High-Rise developments.
The city of West Minster has over 200 condos for sale. Out of these, roughly 65 per cent of the condo developments are Low-Rises, and 25 per cent are High-Rises. The High-Rise buildings in the city tend to be along the Fraser River, in the neighbourhoods of Downtown New Westminster and farther inland in Uptown. The Low-Rise developments are located practically throughout the whole city.
New Westminster condos for sale are on the market for an average of 28 days, and have an average sale price of $582,706. Last year there were 1522 sold in New Westminster. The city saw a increase in the number of condos sold of 1% compared to the year before.
New Westminster doesn't have a very large population, but they have a well built-up city that flows properly. The city is very walkable, with a walk score of 74, a bike score of 57, and a good transit system giving it a transit score of 74.
Safeway Bakery and Spoiled Pups Bakehouse are great bakeries near Hawthorn Place. There are some great cafes near Hawthorn Place such as V-Cafe and Starbucks. Locals recommend eating at Rong Rong Tea House and Burger Heaven Restaurant in Brow of the Hill - they have great food! There is a surprising amount of green space with Simcoe Park, Toronto Place Park, and Downtown Dog Off Leash Area nearby Hawthorn Place. West Coast Pharmacy is the pharmacy in Brow of the Hill near Hawthorn Place. Columbia Square Plaza is a shopping center in Brow of the Hill that has something for everyone. There are always new exhibits and events happening at The Museum of the Royal Westminster Regiment Historical Society. Oxygen Hot Yoga & Fitness, AVA Fitness & Strong Side Conditioning are super popular fitness center with locals. Animal enthusiasts, good news Columbia Square Animal Hospital and Bosley's by Pet Valu are in Brow of the Hill. There are many students in this neighbourhood as Music Technology/Audio Engineering - Douglas College is located within it.