Queens Park real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Queens Park is exemplified by its relaxed environment. This part of New Westminster is fairly good for those who need quiet areas, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, parks are especially well-situated and there are a few of them close by for residents to check out, resulting in them being very easy to access from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood.
This part of the city will attract homeowners that value a variety of modes of transportation. Owing to a few nearby bus lines, the public transit system in this area is convenient. Active house buyers will also enjoy the quite walk-friendly nature of Queens Park; most daily needs are convenient to meet on foot. Queens Park is not very appropriate for bicycling since travelling by bike is rendered arduous by the typically hilly terrain, and this area has a sometimes poor cycling infrastructure.
Roughly 55% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the rest are rented. In this area, roughly one third of buildings are small apartment buildings, while large apartment buildings and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. The buildings in this neighbourhood are quite old, since around 45% of its dwellings were constructed pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. This part of New Westminster has a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Schools and daycares are straightforward to walk to from most properties for sale in Queens Park. When it comes to eating, it is very often practical for property owners in this area to do their grocery shopping by walking. In addition, there are a fair number of options for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes. A decent choice of clothing stores is also located within a reasonably short walking distance.