Victory Heights real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Victory Heights is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. It is very easy to get to green spaces since there are a few of them close by for residents to visit. This area is also good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
Victory Heights will appeal to house buyers that appreciate different methods of transportation. This part of New Westminster is convenient for walking; running common errands is easy. In contrast, getting around by bicycle is difficult in this neighbourhood since cyclists are faced with a considerable amount of elevation changes. Nevertheless, the bicycling network is reasonably well-developed. Victory Heights is transit friendly thanks to a few nearby bus lines. The car is usually the favoured method to move around in this part of the city. It is easy to park, and the majority of real estate listings are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway.
In Victory Heights, about 55% of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and duplexes. This part of New Westminster has a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and one quarter are renters. Most homes in this part of the city were built before the 1960s, during its biggest construction boom.
It is very often an option for property owners in Victory Heights to buy their groceries by walking. In addition, there is commonly a restaurant or cafe just around the corner, for example along Tenth Avenue. A good choice of clothing stores is also available within a rather short walking distance. With respect to education, parents and their schoolchildren will welcome that no matter where their property is situated in Victory Heights, schools and daycares are close by.