North Arm real estate guide & listings for sale
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in North Arm. Parks are easy to access since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out. Finally, this part of the city is relatively quiet, thanks to the presence of few people out and about on the streets, although those who are around one of the railway lines may experience higher levels of noise.
Home buyers can rely on public transit to navigate North Arm. The community is connected by a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Many of the homes for sale in this part of New Westminster are located in areas that are not very conducive to those who travel by foot since running common errands is occasionally challenging. North Arm is not very bike-friendly because the cycling network is rather poor, and bicycling is rendered strenuous by the typically steep terrain. In contrast, the car is very often the best mode of transportation in this part of New Westminster. Many real estate listings are a short car ride from the nearest highway, and it is very easy to access a parking spot.
Around 30% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in North Arm, while small apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes are the main alternatives in the housing stock. Roughly 45% of properties in this area were constructed following the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Roughly 70% of the population of this community own their home and 30% are renters.
Property owners in North Arm will welcome that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. In addition, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and a limited variety of cafes can be found as well. When it comes to education, in North Arm, parents and their schoolchildren will often be able to get to primary schools and daycares on foot. In contrast, there are no high schools in North Arm.