Projects on the go in New Westminster.

The City of New Westminster has a great website that lists all the projects on-the-go in New Westminster and they just put out their report for July. Here are a couple big ones to look out for!

1. 6th Street- Pier Park:  The Park opened last month to a great public turn out!
 Click here to check out the latest pictures and updates.                                                                      

 2. 608 Belmont St- The Viceroy (Blue Sky Properties):
24 Storey Condo High-rise with spectacular views. 
Units starting at just $289,900 in this great central location.


3. 777 Columbia St – New Westminster Civic Centre: Although the building partner Uptown Developments just pulled out the City will still go ahead with the 4 storey Civic Centre and 8 storey Office tower.  This will allow for more retail space, create new jobs, and add to the booming downtown area.

New Westminster Civic Centre Update

4. 920 Ewan Ave- Queensborough Community Centre Expansion: The Queensborough Community Centre is getting some great upgrades that will bring a lot of new opportunities to the community including daycare, fitness facilities, Queensborough Library, and much more. 
Check out a virtual computerized tour of the new facility!

Queensborough Community Centre Expansion Info Guide.
Queensborough Community Centre Expansion Building Information Guide
July Expansion Update 
Pier Park & Queensborough Community Centre Expansion Updates

Local News Articles:
Royal City Record New Westminster’s Big Projects

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.