Langley is the best-kept secret in Lower Mainland, British Columbia. The Langley real estate market is comprised of many beautiful, growing communities and neighbourhoods. Each neighbourhood has it’s own unique characteristics, history, sense of community and potential.
Whether it’s the location, the neighbourhood, the amenities nearby, or simply the price range in the area – a Langley neighbourhood might be the place of your dream home. I am here to help you learn what the perks are, what the differences are, and understand the suitability of the area, so you can make the more informed, and thought-out decision on probably the biggest purchase of your life.
A mix of rural, residential, and business use, Aldergrove is located on the Township’s eastern border. It is home to the Aldergrove Kinsmen Community Centre, Gloucester Industrial Park, parkland, and shops.
Located in the south of the Township, Brookswood/Fernridge is noted for its abundance of parkland, trees, natural spaces, and conservation areas. The community primarily features single family homes and is the location of the George Preston Recreation Centre, BMX bike track, skateboard park, and an array of shopping opportunities.
The City of Langley has a pedestrian-oriented downtown core, as well as a Kwantlen University College campus located right in town. With a high-end shopping centre, independent stores, farmer’s markets, and terrific antique retailers, the City of Langley is proud to be a growing business centre that has held onto its heritage feeling. Boasting fabulous wineries, over 300 acres of beautiful parklands, abundant farms and nurseries, and a thriving arts community, every season is full of wonder and exciting activities here.
Located on the banks of the Fraser River, Fort Langley features a variety of museums, stores, restaurants, art galleries, parks, trails, and the Langley Rowing and Paddling Centre. Known as the Birthplace of BC, it is home to the Hudson’s Bay Company’s Fort Langley, now a National Historic Site. The village is a popular spot for tourists, shoppers, and diners.
Amid the homes and shops, this area is the traditional civic core. Murrayville is home to the Langley Memorial Hospital, Langley RCMP Main Detachment, Langley School District offices, W.C. Blair Recreation Centre, and Langley Regional Airport.
With approximately 75 per cent of its land located within the Agricultural Land Reserve, much of the Township lies in rural areas. Farms, agri-businesses, and homes on acreages can be found in the rural spaces that surround the urban neighbourhoods. These areas are home to wineries, equestrian centers, golf courses, and numerous parks and green spaces.
Located in northwest Langley, Walnut Grove is a residential neighbourhood home to the Walnut Grove Community Centre, movie theatres, and shops. The opening of the Golden Ears Bridge connected this area of the Township to communities north of the Fraser River.
This northwest area of the Township is home to the Civic Facility, Willowbrook Recreation Centre, and Langley Events Centre. This vibrant, developing area is currently a centre of growth featuring burgeoning new neighbourhoods that provide housing, parks, and shopping opportunities.