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Where to buy a condo or townhouse in Burnaby & New Westminster in 2018

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If you’re buying in Burnaby or New Westminster this year, you need to understand the market trends

Whether you’re scanning listings for the perfect Burnaby condo for sale or shopping for a townhouse in New Westminster as a first-time buyer, you’ll want the latest market information.

We can help.

Based on analysis of the market trends over the last five years and factoring in current value and community desirability, we rank every neighbourhood in Burnaby and New Westminster to find the best neighbourhoods to buy a condo or townhouse.

10 Best Neighbourhoods to Buy a Condo in Burnaby & New Westminster in 2018

  1. Metrotown, Burnaby – $650,252
  2. Downtown, New Westminster – $474,544
  3. Burnaby Hospital, Burnaby – $520,270
  4. Central, Burnaby – $606,778
  5. Sapperton, New Westminster – $456,498
  6. Government Road, Burnaby – $422,687
  7. Willingdon Heights, Burnaby – $511,162
  8. West End, New Westminster – $259,167
  9. Brentwood Park, Burnaby – $643,161
  10. Uptown, New Westminster – $413,251

10 Worst Neighbourhoods to Buy a Condo in Burnaby & New Westminster in 2018

  1. Deer Lake, Burnaby – $1,000,000
  2. Burnaby Lake, Burnaby – $487,450
  3. Quay, New Westminster – $559,469
  4. Parkcrest, Burnaby – $556,567
  5. Fraserview, New Westminster – $512,183
  6. Queens Park, New Westminster – $437,500
  7. Montecito, Burnaby – $321,000
  8. Westridge, Burnaby – $320,000
  9. Oaklands, Burnaby – $526,850
  10. Upper Deer Lake, Burnaby – $425,000

10 Best Neighbourhoods to Buy a Townhouse in Burnaby & New Westminster in 2018

  1. Burnaby Hospital, Burnaby – $791,429
  2. Government Road, Burnaby – $757,690
  3. Brentwood Park, Burnaby – $861,229
  4. Parkcrest, Burnaby – $648,617
  5. Central, Burnaby – $716,955
  6. Forest Hills, Burnaby – $625,963
  7. Capitol Hill, Burnaby – $582,200
  8. South Slope, Burnaby – $675,279
  9. Westridge, Burnaby – $635,300
  10. West End, New Westminster – $655,018

10 Worst Neighbourhoods to Buy a Townhouse in Burnaby & New Westminster in 2018

  1. Sperling-Duthie, Burnaby – $517,475
  2. Quay, New Westminster – $758,400
  3. Queens Park, New Westminster – $660,300
  4. Fraserview, New Westminster – $718,738
  5. Edmonds, Burnaby – $588,089
  6. Uptown, New Westminster – $559,978
  7. The Crest, Burnaby – $872,365
  8. Glenbrooke North, New Westminster – $537,993
  9. Sapperton, New Westminster – $799,100
  10. Queensborough, New Westminster – $677,914

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Romana King

Romana King is an award-winning personal finance writer, real estate expert and the current Director of Content at Zolo. Romana has contributed to business and lifestyle publications including CBC.ca, Toronto Sun, Maclean’s, MoneySense, Globe & Mail Custom Content Team, and The Toronto Star. Among her achievements, Romana won silver for her annual Where to Buy Now real estate package in the 2019 Canadian Online Publishing Awards. In 2015, she won a SABEW Business Journalism award. When she was editor of CI Top Broker, Romana helped guide her team to obtain its first KRW Business Journalism nomination, and in 2011, she was part of a small team that helped MoneySense win Magazine of the Year at the 34th annual National Magazine Awards.