New Westminster

Total Population: 65,976 (2011)
Total Area: 15.63 km2
Desity: 4,222.2/km2
Website: www.newwestcity.ca

New Westminster is located on the Burrard Peninsula, on the north bank of the Fraser River. It is 19 kilometres (12 mi) southeast of the City of Vancouver proper, adjacent to Burnaby and Coquitlam and across the Fraser River from Surrey. A portion of New Westminster called Queensborough is located on the eastern tip of Lulu Island, adjacent to Richmond. The total land area is 15.3 square kilometres (5.9 sq mi).

 

Notable New Westminster natives include singer/actor Alexz Johnson, musician/producer Devin Townsend, actor Raymond Burr, actor Aaron Douglas, race car driver Greg Moore, astronaut Robert Thirsk, magician "Mandrake the Magician" Leon Mandrake, actress Crystal Dahl, professional baseball player Justin Morneau, the MacArthur award winning poet Daryl Hine, actor Nicholas Lea and retired professional hockey player Bill Ranford.

 

With the completion of the transcontinental railway in 1886, trade began to shift to nearby Vancouver. Nonetheless, New Westminster weathered the loss, and remained an important industry and transportation centre. The local economy has always had a mix of industrial sectors, but it has evolved over the years, moving from a reliance on the primary resources of lumber and fishing in the 19th century, to heavy industry and manufacturing in the first half of the 20th century,[who?] to retail from the mid-1950s to the 1970s, to professional and business services in the 1990s, and finally to high-tech and fibre-optic industry in the early 21st century.

 

The city has several live performance venues, ranging from the Massey Theatre adjacent to New Westminster High School, to the Burr Theatre, a converted cinema on Columbia Street, and two theatrical venues in Queens Park (One being the Bernie Legge Theatre, home of the Vagabond Players, which were formed in 1937.) The Royal City Musical Theatre, a long-established New Westminster tradition, uses the Massey, while comedy and mystery theatricals use the stages in Queens Park. Also in Queens Park is the Queens Park Arena, longtime home to the legendary New Westminster Salmonbellies professional lacrosse team, as well as an open-air stadium used for baseball and field sports. The Burr Theatre (originally the Columbia Theatre), named for New Westminster native Raymond Burr, was operated by the Raymond Burr Performing Arts Society who produced professional -quality mysteries and comedies between October 2000 and January 2005. February 2005 saw the theatre reopen as a vaudeville theatre with three major productions by The Heartaches Razz Band and in February 2006 collaboration with The Screaming Chicken Theatrical Society produced the first Annual Vancouver International Burlesque Festival. The theatre was sold by the City of New Westminster through a public request for proposal process to the owner of Lafflines Comedy Club. After extensive renovations to convert it into a cabaret style theatre, it is now called The Columbia, home of Lafflines Comedy Club. Douglas College also offers post-secondary training in theatre, stagecraft and music, as well as non-credit courses in music for all ages and ability levels, through the Douglas College Community Music School.[18] Theatre productions and music concerts at Douglas College take place in the Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre and the smaller, more intimate Studio Theatre from September to April.

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Main Photo: 317 HOWES Street in New Westminster: Queensborough House for sale : MLS®# R2687799

$4,400,000

317 HOWES Street New Westminster V3M 5L8 : Queensborough

Residential Detached
4 beds, 2 baths, Built: 1953, 1,706 sq. ft.
Queensborough Townhouse Development Site. OC[ calls for Multi-family. Sold together with neighbouring property at 319 Howes... Details
Multiple Realty Ltd.
Main Photo: 319 HOWES Street in New Westminster: Queensborough House for sale : MLS®# R2687856

$4,400,000

319 HOWES Street New Westminster V3M 5L8 : Queensborough

Residential Detached
5 beds, 4 baths, Built: 1970, 2,112 sq. ft.
Queensborough Townhouse Development Site. OCP calls for Multi-family. Sold together with neighbouring property at 317 Howes... Details
Multiple Realty Ltd.
Main Photo: 127 JARDINE Street in New Westminster: Queensborough House for sale : MLS®# R2563014

$3,300,000

127 JARDINE Street New Westminster V3M 5M2 : Queensborough

Residential Detached
6 beds, 2 baths, Built: 1952, 2,920 sq. ft.
Large half-acre lot in popular... Details
Sutton Group-West Coast Realty (Langley)
Main Photo: 39 E EIGHTH Avenue in New Westminster: The Heights NW House for sale : MLS®# R2599551

$3,173,310

39 E EIGHTH Avenue New Westminster V3L 4J4 : The Heights NW

Residential Detached
Built: 999, 3,800 sq. ft.
This home is to be sold in conjunction with 807, 809, 817, 819, 823 Sangster Place + 39 East Eighth Avenue - 46 765 square feet in land total. Bring your building ideas to this Site with a partial RGO zone. City Hall has looked and will be open to discussion. Townhomes... Details
Stonehaus Realty Corp.
Main Photo: 1507 HAMILTON Street in New Westminster: West End NW House for sale : MLS®# R2676060

$2,999,888

1507 HAMILTON Street New Westminster V3M 2N5 : West End NW

Residential Detached
8 beds, 7 baths, Built: 2016, 4,605 sq. ft.
Brilliant designed beautiful home locates in the prime neighborhood of New Westminster. Quality craftsmanship shows through the exterior of the house to each level. Functional layout designed by an experienced expert, includes spacious living & family room, fancy... Details
Nu Stream Realty Inc.
Main Photo: 1321 SIXTH Avenue in New Westminster: West End NW House for sale : MLS®# R2670643

$2,699,000

1321 SIXTH Avenue New Westminster V3M 2C3 : West End NW

Residential Detached
8 beds, 5 baths, Built: 1924, 3,550 sq. ft.
Official Community Plan shows 'Residential Infill Townhouse' zoning potential. Bring your building ideas to this Site with a new Townhouse Development with rooftop views of the Fraser River & Gulf Islands. Great Location, just a few blocks down the street from Moody... Details
Oakwyn Realty Ltd. and Sutton Group-West Coast Realty
Main Photo: 311 LIVERPOOL Street in New Westminster: Queens Park House for sale : MLS®# R2672624

$2,590,000

311 LIVERPOOL Street New Westminster V3L 1K4 : Queens Park

Residential Detached
4 beds, 3 baths, Built: 1990, 2,000 sq. ft.
A more modern home with a functional, family-friendly layout that feels very large. Located in prestigious "Queens Park", this Heritage style home features 4 bedrooms, flex space, and 2 baths upstairs. Traditional living room with gas f/p, dining room, powder room, eat... Details
Nu Stream Realty Inc.
Main Photo: 724 FIFTH Street in New Westminster: GlenBrooke North House for sale in "Glenbrooke North" : MLS®# R2678718

$2,549,000

724 FIFTH Street New Westminster V3L 2Y3 : GlenBrooke North

Residential Detached
5 beds, 4 baths, Built: 2020, 2,608 sq. ft.
"SEVEN TWENTY FOUR". A truly one-of-a-kind home in the prestigious neighbourhood of Glenbrooke North. Situated on a spacious 5244 sqft lot. This home has an ATTACHED DOUBLE GARAGE with a driveway that can park up to an additional 4 cars, which is rare for this area... Details
Team 3000 Realty Ltd.
Main Photo: 823 SANGSTER Place in New Westminster: The Heights NW House for sale : MLS®# R2599554

$2,525,985

823 SANGSTER Place New Westminster V3L 4L7 : The Heights NW

Residential Detached
Built: 999, 2,300 sq. ft.
This home is to be sold in conjunction with 807, 809, 817, 819, 823 Sangster Place + 39 East Eighth Avenue - 46 765 square feet in land total. Bring your building ideas to this Site with a partial RGO zone. City Hall has looked and will be open to discussion. Townhomes... Details
Stonehaus Realty Corp.
Main Photo: 324 JOHNSTON Street in New Westminster: Queensborough House for sale : MLS®# R2676071

$2,500,000

324 JOHNSTON Street New Westminster V3M 5H5 : Queensborough

Residential Detached
3 beds, 1 baths, Built: 1943, 1,504 sq. ft.
3-LOT SUBDIVISION. Attention: BUILDER ... INVESTOR…OPPORTUNITY … Potential on this 99 × 147 property. Value is primarily land value. Current older residence is being used as a revenue rental house. Must check with City of New Westminster regarding development... Details
RE/MAX Colonial Pacific Realty
Main Photo: 647 EWEN Avenue in New Westminster: Queensborough House for sale : MLS®# R2569274

$2,499,900

647 EWEN Avenue New Westminster V3M 5C2 : Queensborough

Residential Detached
2 beds, 3 baths, Built: 1930, 3,300 sq. ft.
Heritage Development Site. City approval in place for 5 strata units with lane & double garage parking. Sizes Range 1405-1683sq ft. Note: Original front 1/2 of building is heritage and is incorporated into the development. Presently rented... Details
RE/MAX Progroup Realty
Main Photo: 1233 SALTER Street in New Westminster: Queensborough House for sale : MLS®# R2683420

$2,399,900

1233 SALTER Street New Westminster V3M 6W9 : Queensborough

Residential Detached
7 beds, 4 baths, Built: 1998, 2,993 sq. ft.
Prefect home in family oriented neighbor hood. Upstairs 4 bedrooms 2 bath with separate family and living area, Great mortgage helper downstairs (2+1). home has a lot of Features include radiant heat, Gas fireplace, LED pot lights, S/S appliances, Buit-in Oven and... Details
Century 21 Coastal Realty Ltd.
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