- Port Coquitlam
- Residential Detached
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- 2571 Larkin Avenue
- Port Coquitlam
- Woodland Acres PQ
Woodland Acres is the tucked-away, hidden gem of Port Coquitlam neighborhoods. It is located near the intersection of Woodland Drive and Lincoln Avenue. Homes in Woodland Acres are surrounded by stunning trees, located on quiet cul-de-sacs and no-outlet streets. It is within walking distance of major shopping centers, parks, and entertainment options. The majority of homes in Woodland Acres are on huge lots, and offer beautiful high ceilings, open floor plans, and simply breathtaking outdoor areas complete with decks and tons of yard area. These homes are more costly than some of the other neighborhoods, but many individuals and families with discerning taste are more than willing to pay a little more to enjoy all the benefits of this neighborhood. In Port Coquitlam, 80% of residents own their homes, and the household income is around $75,000 per year.
|All Listings||$800,000 - $900,000||Over $1,000,000|
The unemployment rate in Woodland Acres is 4.7%, in line with Port Coquitlam's rate and slightly lower than British Columbia's 6% unemployment rate. The city of Port Coquitlam is home to a wide range of industries, including technology, sales and services, manufacturing, agriculture, social services and business. Many residents live in Port Coquitlam but commute each day to downtown Vancouver for work. Within Port Coquitlam, the largest employers are the CP Rail Company, the school district, and the City of Port Coquitlam.
Woodland Acres residents can quickly and easily locate whatever cuisine their hearts desire, usually within walking distance. Deer Garden Restaurant and China Palace are the closest restaurants, located on Westwood Street. Within just a few blocks, there are steakhouses, Japanese restaurants, Vietnamese restaurants, pizzerias, gourmet burger restaurants and more. Popular offerings within the same area include Tim Horton's and Starbucks, as well as neighborhood pubs.
Residents in this neighborhood are within walking distance of Coquitlam Centre and Westwood Mall, giving them access to virtually any retail shop they might need. At these locations, individuals can find clothing stores of all kinds, accessories, novelties, gifts, furniture, electronics, and more. Professional services are also included, from medical care to banks to instructors for dance and karate.
Woodland Acres is the perfect area for those who enjoy walking to and from the shops and services they need. Biking is another great option. The TransLink buses available all over Port Coquitlam are an excellent resource for residents, and a new SkyTrain station is under construction right in the neighborhood! With the SkyTrain, individuals will be able to visit surrounding communities including Vancouver, New Westminster and Coquitlam.
Westwood Elementary and Pine Tree Secondary are the public schools that serve the children of Woodland Acres. Our Lady of the Assumption is a high-rated private school for elementary-aged students and it is located less than 3 miles from the Woodland Acres community. Post-secondary education options are located nearby as well, including Douglas College and Simon Fraser University.
Woodland Acres residents have a variety of options for taking in the arts, right from their own neighborhood. Salina Cheng Musical Academy and The Arts Music Studio are both located within the neighborhood, and nearby are Wiseman's Studio and Art Gallery, dance facilities, theaters and galleries. The Evergreen Cultural Center is also located nearby, where Port Coquitlam residents catch a huge variety of performing arts shows, from plays to musical acts to comedy shows. They also offer performing arts workshops for those interested in learning about the industry.
Glen and Westwood Parks are just two of the beautiful areas where Woodland Acres residents can enjoy nature. Steps away from the houses in the neighborhood is the Traboulay PoCo Trail, where individuals can enjoy stunning views of nature while hiking, bicycling or horseback riding. Golf-lovers can enjoy 18 holes at the Carnoustie Golf Club, or take advantage of the squash courts instead. Throughout Port Coquitlam are a number of recreational centers where residents can swim in the outdoor pools, ice-skate, get active in the state-of-the-art fitness facilities or enjoy the spas. The Port Coquitlam Recreation Complex is minutes away, and one of the largest recreation centers in the Tri-City area.
Individuals interested in Port Coquitlam owe it to themselves to investigate Woodland Acres. It is a beautiful and quaint neighborhood, nestled into the city and surrounded by stunning views of nature and forests - all within walking distance of the amenities Port Coquitlam has to offer. For this reason, it is very popular amongst families and young professionals. Property values are likely to increase as the Port Coquitlam area becomes more interesting to investors and families, so now is the time to invest in real estate in this neighborhood. It's close proximity - within walking distance - to the area's finest retail outlets, recreational centers and schools make it even more attractive to those looking to relocate. It's an excellent option for absolutely anyone who requires the quiet and serene atmosphere of a small town combined with the convenience and amenities of big city life.
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Listing information last updated on February 21st, 2019 at 7:15pm PST.
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