Central Pt Coquitlam is a fantastic and safe place to live for families and working professionals. Homes here are reasonably priced and conveniently located close the Trans Canada HWY, Lougheed Hwy, Mary Hill By-pass and the Port Mann Bridge. There are also great schools in the area and plenty of shopping and entertainment to keep everyone busy and happy.
Central Port Coquitlam has an excellent public transportation system and buses run here approximately every 15-20 minutes depending on the bus stop. From some of the homes Coquitlam Centre’s transit links is walking distance and from there you can get to the local Skytrain and be Downtown Vancouver within a matter of minutes. There is also a West Coast Express Train Station located in Port Coquitlamwhich can take you directly to Downtown Vancouver quite quickly.
A lot of the detached homes in this area have rentable suites. It is common to find houses with even two rentable suites here which can help younger families with additional income. Because of the convenience of transportation in the area and that there are a lot of local amenities, renting out the suites aren’t typically a hard task and you can get a fair amount of additional income from this. Talk to your mortgage broker and find out if you can get a renter beforehand, to see if it is possible to get a larger approval amount to get that dream home that you though was out of reach.
PORT COQUITLAM Neighbourhoods
For families looking to move in this area the local schools are Central Elementary located at 2260 Central Ave Port Coquitlam(604)941-0355, Ecole Pitt River Community Middle School at 2070 Tyner St. Port Coquitlam (604)942-0267 and Riverside Secondary School which is a French Immersion School located at 2215 Reeve St. Port Coquitlam (604)941-6053.
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