North Arm real estate guide & listings for sale
There is a wide selection of green spaces in North Arm. Parks are very well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out, which makes them easy to get to from many locations in the community. As there are few pedestrians, this part of the city is relatively quiet, although noise levels are higher closer to one of the railway lines.
Owing to a few nearby bus lines, the public transit system in North Arm is reasonably practical. On the other hand, this community is not very appropriate for cycling since riding is made strenuous by the typically steep topography, and there are few bike lanes. It is impractical for people travelling on foot to get around in North Arm since most day-to-day needs are at times challenging to carry out by walking. In contrast, driving is very often the favoured transportation option in this community. Nearby highways are very easy to reach from anywhere in North Arm, and it is very convenient to access a place to park.
Large apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing roughly 30% of buildings in North Arm, and the remaining properties are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes. This part of the city has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 70% of the population of this community own their home while the rest are renters. The homes in this part of New Westminster are very modern, since about 45% of its dwellings were constructed following the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
Parents and their schoolchildren will welcome that wherever their house is located in North Arm, daycares and primary schools are nearby. In contrast, this community does not have any high schools. With regards to eating, it is convenient to get to the nearest supermarket on foot in this community. Additionally, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of opportunities, and there are also a few coffee shops in North Arm.