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- # 146 145 King Edward St
Coquitlam real estate is poised for double digit growth as the city continues to show strong local economic growth, robust infrastructure development and local economic incentives and development plans. Real estate in Coquitlam began to boom in the 1970s and the boom continues today.
Condos and homes in Coquitlam appeal to families with children, young professionals, working couples and Baby Boomers wanting to move to the city area to be closer to the culture and vibe of the downtown area. The scenic beauty of the mountains, rugged beaches and ocean fronts makes Coquitlam real estate an ideal choice for retirement and vacation home investments. The open policy of international investment makes this area a great holiday home investment. Homes for sale in Coquitlam BC are generally considered a stable market investment.
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Real estate in Coquitlam is centered in the heart of the Lower Mainland, and is just 30 minutes from the thriving city of Vancouver and about the same distance from the US border. The Coquitlam real estate listings are framed by the Fraser River, Pitt River and the Coastal Mountains. The population in Coquitlam continues to grow as it has in the last several decades. This is indicative of the same growth that has happen in Vancouver and other areas within British Columbia.
Real estate in Coquitlam ranges from sleek high rise developments, to charming cottage inspired townhouses and the more established single family homes. Detached and semi-detached houses provide options in the property for sale in Coquitlam. The city of Coquitlam shows its personality in the distinctive flavors on the neighborhoods including in the French-Canadian influence in Malliardville, which is still seen in the street signs of the neighborhood; although the use of French as predominant language in the neighborhood is waning.
The location of Coquitlam makes it a great location for business and industry and it is home to many corporate headquarters. The Sky Train will serve Coquitlam by 2014 and the existing infrastructure allows for easy movement throughout the area and to the nearby Vancouver markets.
The educational opportunities of the local school systems which test well year on year and the access to the Simon Fraser University Burnaby Mountain Campus as well as the Douglas College offers great opportunities for families and students looking for educational options.
The Coquitlam real estate market is supported by the city of Coquitlam’s aggressive support of business and industry. The commitment of the city to building infrastructure to support growth includes the development of fiber optic connections in the city. Unlike Port Moody real estate which is strongly based on open access views of the oceanfront, homes and townhouses in Coquitlam are reasonably priceed for the mid-sized family.
Coquitlam offers regional charm, a steep sense of local heritage and strong roots in the historical roots of the lumber, shipping and logging businesses that allowed the steady and consistent growth of the Coquitlam real estate market. Today the city still has a vibrant cultural fabric, with local eateries, markets and artisans that allow the Coquitlam real estate investor to connect with the history of the area. The well positioned, business friendly market makes the property for sale in Coquitlam a solid option for the investor looking for a thriving market poised for additional growth and development.
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Listing information last updated on April 18th, 2014 at 10:10am PDT.
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