Looking for land for sale in Abbotsford BC? Look no further! Sumas Prairie in Abbotsford is known for large parcels of land and farms. Here you can find acreages or hectares of land for sale with some the richest soil in all of the Fraser Valley. Parcels of land here can start around $800,000 and easily reach over two, three or four million for a single piece of land. Situated between Highway 1 and the US Canada border between Sumas and Chilliwack, Sumas Prairie is home to some of the largest dairy farms in all of Abbotsford. Many older Abbotsford houses for sale in Sumas Prairie typically have a charming farmlike feel but you will also find brand new custom built luxury houses with wrap around front porches and panoramic views.
About Sumas Prairie BC
Sumas Prairie has not always existed as we know it today. It was actually covered in water and referred to as Sumas Lake in the early 20th Century until it was drained to make way for agricultural, residential and commercial real estate. Today Sumas Prairie is home to small community hubs including Yarrow and Arnold as well as hundreds of family farms. Most Sumas Prairie houses are priced according to their property size and farming potential. Some Sumas Prairie properties have multiple houses for farm helpers or houses with legal basement suites.
Blueberries. Lots and lots of blueberries in the Sumas Prairies. This area is a prime spot to grow blueberries and many of the farms here do. There are also plenty of dairy farms and chicken farms on Sumas Prairie. This area is so close to the border and central to the freeway that many farmers are happy to settle into big beautiful homes and live of the land.
With the expansion of commercial real estate at Whatcom many Sumas Prairie residents have even closer access to amenities including grocery stores, banks, coffee shops and gas stations. If you have little ones you’ll have happy to know that Upper Sumas Elementary School is located at 36321 Vye Road. This school is a typical Elementary School which teaches Kindergarten to Grade 7.
Fraser Glen Golf course is also located in this area at 36036 South Parallel Road. Fraser Glen is a mid-length, challenging, 18 hole, course which has excellent greens and even better food and drinks for after your round of golf. You can book for lessons at this course or book a morning tee all for a reasonable price.
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