Mission Real Estate
West Coast Of British Columbia offers magnificent scenery that can astonish anybody. If you're interested in relocating close to urban centres but still enjoy a country lifestyle then you will almost definitely be interested in the different options which Mission Real Estate can offer you. This idyllic town is located in the heart of Fraser Valley, nestled between Fraser River, Hayward Lake and Silvermere Lake, providing you with the convenience of also being located in close proximity to Vancouver itself. Another great reason for considering seeing Mission homes for sale is that property prices in the area are on the increase, providing for a sound Real Estate investment on your part.
The Future Our Mission
People choose Mission as their home for many different reasons but the main ones are that it's a great place to both live with and raise your family, with residents here enjoying an excellent quality of life. Mission Real Estate is very popular with West Coasters because homes here are far more reasonably priced than most other parts of Metro Vancouver. In fact, you can get onto the property ladder quite economically with Mission townhouses starting at around $350,000 plus and detached homes retailing for around $500,000 plus.
Real Estate in Missions falls into 3 basic categories - townhouses, detached homes and condos, although oddly enough condos here are also extremely affordable with many retailing at $200,000 plus. The properties in the city are an eclectic mix of modern and well appointed condos and townhouses, which then directly contrasts with the older and quainter properties here. Regardless of the style of home you're looking for you'll find it in Mission, BC.
Growing Economy In The Area
City of Mission largely depends on its 3 major industries: forestry, agriculture and hydroelectricity with two largest employers in the area being Mission School District and Mission City itself. Latest road developments contributed to a significant expansion of manufacturing sector and economy in general.
Laidback Lifestyle Of The City
With the West Coast Express (WCE) on your doorstep you're just a very short journey from Downtown and other parts of Metro Vancouver, with the major benefit for you being that you can keep your Downtown job and still enjoy the more laidback and friendly atmosphere that comes as part of living in Mission. It’s one of those rare cities which has managed to keep its small town feel but still offer you all the modern conveniences and amenities you could want or need.
The location of the city means that outdoor activities are just part of everyday life, so living here means your family can enjoy golf, biking, swimming, hiking, fishing and other water sports. Being located in Fraser Valley means that the city has plenty of parks, such as Heritage Park, and open spaces for you to enjoy. As any modern city nowadays implies, you'll get to enjoy an enviable shopping experience, either in Downtown Mission or at The Junction Shopping Centre. If you're more of a petrol head then you'll have a chance to catch some drag racing at Mission Raceway Park.
Variety Of Schools For All Ages
Mission is a very family-focused city so you'll be pleased to hear that the Mission Public Schools District has 12 elementary schools and a number of middle and high schools. If you're a Francophone your children can take part in the French Immersion Program on offer in several schools and there is also an education option for your older children through University of Fraser Valley (UFV).
We would be more than happy to help you choose from the wide variety of Mission homes for sale, and arrange a viewing for you. Remember that when it comes to choosing Mission Real Estate our local expertise and knowledge will be invaluable to you.