Poplar is a diverse Abbotsford neighborhood with all kinds of properties including older homes on city sized lots, large homes on acreages as well as farmhouses situated on active farmland. The Abbotsford real estate market is very strong and prices are reasonable it’s no surprise that people are finding this particular area very appealing. Many people have chosen to purchase a home here and to take advantage of all the conveniences that come along with the area. Poplar is also home to the University of the Fraser Valley, Abbotsford’s brand new Entertainment Centre, and the Abbotsford International Airport. You’ll find all types of age groups and ethnicities. For more information about Poplar Abbotsford MLS listings or for more general information on the very active real estate market in Abbotsford please call Ryan Taylor the professional Sutton real estate agent at 778-929-4290.
More About Poplar
Poplar is the area of Abbotsford south of Highway 1 and North of the US Border, between Mt. Lehman and Sumas. Most real estate here has easy access to Highway 1 from both the Sumas and McCallum entrances. In fact you can find yourself downtown Vancouver in just a little over an hour on a good day. Being that gas and dairy are cheaper in the States you can save on your commute by making a quick trip across the Sumas Border Crossing to get some essentials. If you need to stock up on lots of groceries for the growing family there are also plenty of stores like Costco at 1127 Sumas Way for you to pick up the items you need.
A house for sale in Abbotsford in the Poplar area can range from $700,000 upwards depending on the size of property and age of the home. Many Poplar Abbotsford homes for sale are also zoned for development and some have multiple dwellings. You can take advantage of luxury homes with long gated driveways and tons of privacy as many roads in Poplar are less travelled. You can own five or more acres of your own land with beautiful views of Mt. Baker while remaining close to other residential real estate and keeping your options open for future development opportunities.
The University of the Fraser Valley is also located here at 33844 King Road and attracts thousands of young adults each year seeking a higher education. As UFV grows into a well-known University with 15,000+ students the Poplar area is expanding. You’ll find many reasonably priced condos and townhouses near Poplar for students needing to live near campus. For future home purchasers this is also very good news as you can purchase an Abbotsford home with a basement suite that you can rent out and help pay those dreaded mortgage payments each month. There are select Abbotsford houses for sale with legal suites or extra rooms you may be able to use to receive some extra income that we can help you find.
Take an afternoon to drive through Poplar’s quiet roads and you’ll find that it’s a perfect Abbotsford neighborhood for your young family. South Poplar Traditional Elementary School is located at 32746 Huntingdon Rd and for really young families there is Central Heights Preschool located at 1661 McCallum Rd. Both schools are conveniently located and are in safe neighborhoods so you can rest assured your children are safe as they learn and play.
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For more information about Abbotsford real estate in the Poplar area whether you are looking for a small starter house or a large house on multiple acres of land call our trusted Sutton West Coast Estate agents. We would love to help you!