Market Update for Downtown New Westminster Spring 2012

May 2012 Market Update for Downtown, New Westminster:
Downtown is a thriving waterfront city that still has a great community feel. Cafes, Antiques, Restaurants, Shops, and the opening of New West Station Mall (Safeway, Shoppers Drug Mart, CIBC, and LANDMARK CINEMAS) will make Downtown a summer hot spot! 2 New Condo/Townhome developements (Northbank & Trapp+Holbrook) will only add to Downtown’s popularity.
Also the Grand Opening of Pier Park is on June 16th for more info click here
Here are the most recent MLS Stats from Jan. 2012 – May 2012.
Townhomes: 1 Sold
Average Sale Price: $255,000
Average Price per Square Foot: $269
Average Days on the Market: 11
Condos: 75
Average Sale Price: $320,000
Average Price per Square Foot: $360
Average Days on the Market: 38
Highest Sold Condo: $713,000
If you are looking at making a move in Downtown New Westminster please dont hesitate to call us.

Market Update Spring 2012 for The Quay New Westminster.

New West Quay Market is open and the boardwalk is busy. Great new restaurant ‘Wild Rice’ which features modern chinese cuisine. Pier Park also offically opens June 16th with a grand opening party.
New West Station Mall is coming to life! Safeway, Shoppers, Landmark Cinemas, CIBC, and A&W are all open for your shopping enjoyment.
Here are the most recent MLS Stats from Jan. 2012 – May 2012.
Townhomes: 2 Sold
Average Sale Price: $338,800
Average Price per Square Foot: $349
Average Days on the Market: 29
Condos: 50 Sold
Average Sale Price: $351,000
Average Price per Square Foot: $349
Average Days on the Market: 35
Highest Sold Townhome: $347,000
Highest Sold Condo: $480,900
If you are thinking of making a move in New Westminster Quay please give us a call
Click here for more information about the New West Station Mall ‘The Plaza’.

Trapp+Holbrook New West Condos

Trapp+Holbrook New Westminster Condos by The Salient Group > Starting from just $219,900 > Modern Living in Historic Neighbourhood > GET VIP ACCESS!

For your chance to get VIP ACCESS to the best pricing & suites, register below > 20 storeys of panoramic view homes at New West Trapp + Holbrook start from just $219,900: PREVIEWS START MAY! Full disclosure, The Salient Group is one of our top 3 favourite developers in the Lower Mainland.

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Trapp+Holbrook Condos in New Westminster

New Westminster Trapp+Holbrook Condos by the Salient Group will be launching VIP Sales in late Spring 2012! We LOVE this project for 3 main reasons. Firstly, the Salient Group is one of our favourite boutique builders and the new Trapp+Holbrook New Westminster condos will certainly fit the Salient classic meets modern take on projects. Secondly, the location of the New Westminster Trapp+Holbrook condos is undeniably impeccable, providing a ground level opportunity to own in a historic location that is coming into its own. Thirdly, the New Westminster Trapp+Holbrook condos by Salient Group will feature incredible panoramic views at an affordable price point. From first time condo buyers to investors, the boutique Salient Trapp+Holbrook Condos in New Westminster real estate market will provide something for every homebuyer and for every budget. Just released is the starting price point for the VIP Sales at the Trapp+Holbrook New Westminster condo project, and guess what? It’s in line with, or even lower, than what we first expected! The Trapp+Holbrook Condos in New Westminster real estate market will start from an incredible VIP price point of $219,900! Where else would you find a New West condo for sale that is brand new, features a great location and is prime for great capital gains over the coming years, starting from just the low $200’s and built/designed by one of the leading boutique builders in all of the Greater Vancouver regional district? The answer is, nowhere by at the New West Trapp+Holbrook Salient Group condo project! Register today for more information. You can visit or for more details or you can speak with our Rennie representative for your chance to preview the homes and purchase them at the Realtor VIP Event.

The New Westminster Trapp+Holbrook Project Team

Developer = The Salient Group (one of our favourite boutique builders in Canada!)
Contractor = Ventana Construction Corp (they built my first condo)
Architect = IBI/HB Architects (leading edge, designed my investment at West Pender Place)
Interior Design = Cristina Oberti Interior Design Inc (awesome designs and ideas)
Landscape Architect = Sharpe & Landscape Architecture Inc
Marketing & Sales = Rennie Marketing Systems (proven results, great team)

Introducing the Trapp + Holbrook New Westminster Condos

From the email desk: It’s time! New Westminster real estate’s heritage downtown district is evolving and Trapp + Holbrook condo tower is at the centre of it all. Brought to you by the same world class and leading developer who redefine Gastown Vancouver living, The Salient Group is now bringing their signature style and quality to Metro Vancouver’s hottest emerging neighbourhood in New Westminster real estate market – at unbeatable pricing and value. Previews for the New West Trapp + Holbrook condos by Salient Group will start in May 2012! As featured in their email blast, Rennie Marketing will be in charge of the promotion of this project. Rennie is a top marketing specialist with a great portfolio under their belt. With Rennie promoting the New West Trapp + Holbrook Condos by the Salient Group, we expect the project to sell out very quickly due to the offering, location and price point. Billed as ‘The New Classic’, the Trapp + Holbrook New Westminster condos for sale will feature 20 storeys of panoramic view residences starting from a presales pricing from $219,900. Plus you get receive the first time homebuyer tax credit on these new homes. It’s Time! Five stand out features of the new Trapp + Holbrook New Westminster condos for sale include its proximity to the SkyTrain that will zip you downtown in no time as well as it’s historic downtown New West location. Other standout features include it’s walking distance to The Quay in New Westminnster as well as new parks and the amazing Fraser River views! Modern Living in historic New Westminster is now here at Trapp + Holbrook condo tower.

Modern Living in Historic New West Trapp and Holbrook Condo Project

Here are some of the incredible features at the Trapp and Holbrook New West condo project brought to you by The Salient Group development team:
> 196 condo homes in a 20 storey high-rise New West condo tower
> 100 presale homes priced under $299,900 at Trapp and Holbrook New West
> Starting price point from $219,900 (the best value in downtown New West real estate market!)
> Heritage building features meets modern high-rise residences; modern interiors; high-end finishes
> New CONCRETE construction featuring carefully reconstructed heritage Trapp + Holbrook building facades
> Trapp and Holbrook New West condos range from 1 bedroom to 2 bedroom plus den floor plans
> Expected to have 2 floors of heritage style New West Trapp and Holbrook homes for sale to compliment The Salient Group brand
> Rest of the homes are tower residences, some with panoramic views
> Located on Columbia Street New Westminster, just one block from 6th Street, SkyTrain Station, bustling River Market and the new Westminster Pier Park!
> Incredible views of the Fraser River and city skyline from the 4th floor and up
> Previews start in May 2012, presales possibly in late May or early June 2012.

The New Westminster T&H Condos > TH Living

It’s Time… TH Living by The Salient Group is now here. Called Trapp + Holbrook or the New Westminster T&H Condos or TH Living depending on where you look, the boutique Salient Group New Westminster real estate development will be situated between 6th and 7th Street and between Columbia Street and Front Street, on Columbia. The New Westminster SkyTrain station is just steps away as is the River Market from the TH Living New West T&H Condos, which makes it an unbelievable well situated project. In addition, the Salient Group continues their long history of incredibly designed historic meets modern projects and the TH Living New Westminster T&H Condo building at Trapp + Holbrook is no different whatsoever. The first 2 floors features a classic traditional façade that will be carefully and painstakingly preserved and revitalized for the project. Everything up from there is a brand new high-rise tower. The New Westminster T&H Condos at TH Living will also feature interiors that are incredibly modern, well thought out and inspiring. Here, The Salient Group has integrated a wide range of high-end finishes that include quartzite countertops, KitchenAid stainless steel appliances and integrated Blomberg refrigerators to name a few features. More to come regarding the interior finishes and palettes as the grand opening previews is set for May 2012! We are so excited about this new Trapp+Holbrook New Westminster T&H Condo project by The Salient Group! Don’t miss out on this great urban and ground level opportunity to own in historic New Westminster real estate market from the low $200k range!

More about Trapp & Holbrook New West Condos for Sale

The Trapp Block and Holbrook Building in New West is located at 668 Columbia Street New Westminster and will see a new construction property with heritage components restored for that signature Salient Group design and brand. The 1 to 2 bed plus den homes for sale will feature layouts between the sizes of 483 to 1208 square feet and is scheduled for completion in late 2014. The Trapp Block and Holbrook Building is going to transform this entire downtown historic area into one of the most highly anticipated redevelopments this year. Plus, having the Salient Group as the developer/builder certainly helps as they have one of the top track records when it comes to boutique New Westminster condo project development as well as customer service. The Trapp & Holbrook condo previews start May 2012! Stay tuned for more information.

Trapp & Holbrook by Salient in Downtown New Westminster

Trapp & Holbrook New Condos in Downtown New Westminster
Trapp + Holbrook
Presentation Centre (668 Columbia Street, New Westminster). Sales commence May 26.
These 196 homes offer a rare combination of quality and terrific value, with 100 suites available under $299,900! Trapp + Holbrook features:

  • Water views of the Fraser River starting from the 5th floor and up
  • Carefully reconstructed building façades from the original Trapp and Holbrook Blocks in 1913
  • 5th floor amenity space featuring lush green spaces, community garden plots, river-view sundeck, BBQ facility, fireside lounge, fully-equipped fitness centre, and meeting room
  • New concrete construction backed by Travelers 2-5-10 New Home Warranty
  • Stylish interiors that developer The Salient Group has become well-known for, including streamlined kitchens with Blomberg integrated refrigerator, wide-plank laminate flooring, sleek roller shades, and more!

Historic New West has all the markings of a hot, emerging neighbourhood. Enjoy your one-block walk to New Westminster SkyTrain Station, the newly reborn  River Market for sustainable produce, Metro Vancouver’s most progressive Asian fusion restaurant, Wild Rice, plus Columbia Street boutiques, cafés, and exciting new eateries right outside your door!
Tower Suites
Levels 5-19
1 Beds from $219,900
2 Beds from $339,900
2 Bed + dens from $421,900

Holbrook Suites
Levels 3-7
1 Bedrooms from $234,900

1 Bed + dens from $277,900

Penthouse Suites
Levels 20-21
2 Beds from $429,900
2 Bed + dens from $579,900

SOLD! #502 14 E Royal Ave, New Westminster (Victoria Hill) James Garbutt

WHEN ONLY THE BEST WILL DO! Gorgeous Unobstructed River & Mountain views from this outstanding,QUIET, bright, Rainscreened, Top floor 3 bed+2 ENSUITE bath 1237 sq. ft. suite. Offered FURNISHED w/aprox $50K of designer pieces from Scan Design & Inspiration, upgraded Top of the line S/S appliances, gas stove.Vaulted ceilings,crown moulding, high quality laminate throughout, $2400 Titan 3M window films. $20K owner built in air cond/heat/dehumidifiers,upgraded paint & blinds. 3 Parking Stalls + Locker.Only lowrise in Victoria Hill-ONNI’s Master Planned Community-in house amenities incl. Guest Suite/exercise/party room+.LOW maint fees. Great Central location close to Queens Park, C.G Pool, schools, transit,shopping. Sure to impress!

SOLD! #59 245 Francis Way, New Westminster (Victoria Hill)

Glenbrooke at Victoria Hill – This outstanding 2187 sqft 3 bed, 2.5 bath END UNIT Townhome with Double Garage! (Largest floor plan in the complex). GORGEOUS River & Mountain VIEWS. This impressive home features high ceilings on the main,hardwood & lam. floors, beautiful kitchen cabinets, granite counters, stainless steel appliances, 3 balconies & large patio, spacious master bedroom w/large walk-in closet & luxurious ensuite, 2 car garage + Bonus Rec Room. FULL RAINSCREEN, remainder of 5 – 10 yr. warranty. Maint Fees include: Outstanding Amenities at the “Broiler Room” exercise Centre, Theatre Room, Study Area, Basketball Court, Lounge w/pool table. Excellent location near Queens Parks, shopping, Transportation.

"PARKSIDE" at Victoria Hill in New Westminster

Parkside at Victoria Hill New Westminster
Parkside is a 22-storey high-rise emerging from Victoria Hill’s North East corner. From its elevated position, stunning views of the Fraser River envelope you. Designed by the award winning IBI Group, the contemporary tower’s orientation has been carefully considered to maximize views from each home. In addition to the tower, is a collection of 22 townhomes. The orientation of the townhomes encourages a pedestrian friendly streetscape which contributes to the welcoming feel of the community.
Live life well with over 5,400 sq ft of amenity space including a party room and kitchen, professional fitness studio, guest suites, media room, outdoor pool and communal garden. Parkside’s recreation haven offers everything you need for relaxation and enjoyment right at home.
Make your home in a rich community set amongst heritage parklands and natural green spaces. Nested in nature, Parkside is Victoria Hill’s last high-rise.
Victoria Hill Townhomes at Parkside
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Victoria Hill in New Westminster Map

Parkside at Victoria Hill in New Westminster
1 bedrooms from $249,900
2 bedrooms from $350,900
Great Opportunity!

#311 225 Francis Way, New Westminster (Victoria Hill)

Victoria Hill – Stunning 2 bedroom+den, 2 bath with unobstructed East facing views of the Fraser River & Mountain! This suite features an open concept living/dining room area with laminate flooring, gourmet kitchen with granite counters, with granite counters, stainless steel appliances and lots of cabinets. Located just steps to Queens Park and a 10min walk or quick bus ride to the Columbia Skytrain Station.  Impressive amenities at the Boiler House which features a huge gym, lounge area, reading area, media room, meeting room & basketball court. 2 parking stall included! Rentals allowed & pets allowed with restrictions.

SOLD! #3204 240 Sherbrooke St., New Westminster

Copperstone at the centre of the Lower Mainland.  This immaculate 2bdrm 2bthrm NW 1034 SF corner suite incl: laminate flooring, crown mouldings, S/S appliances, upgraded paint, lights and fixtures, in-suite laundry and security system, and more.  Sit and enjoy the afternoon sun on the private covered 9’x11′ balcony.  Spacious living areas and open floor plan.  This unit faces NW onto the quiet treed courtyard with a glimpse of snow-capped mountains.  Walk to the trendy Sapperton area that boasts a Thrifty’s (open 24hrs), Starbucks, shops, bistros, boutique gift shop and spa, and bakeries… Close to freeway access and only a 3 minute walk to the skytrain. Built in 2008, 2-5-10 warranty, 2 parking, 1 locker, Pets & Rentals Welcome.