Terra Nova Real Estate
Terra Nova is a relatively new residential area of Northwest area of Richmond, just minutes from Vancouver, YVR, the new recreational centre located in the Richmond Olympic Oval. Home to the 63 acre Terra Nova Rural Park, located west of Number 1 Road and between River Road and Westminster Highway, this neighbourhood has it all.
Terra Nova Real Estate is a mixture of attractive large or small family homes, townhouses and condominiums, the majority having been built in the past 20 years.Elementary and secondary schools are a short walk from most homes in the Terra Nova neighbourhood. There is a convenient shopping plaza housing a major food chain, medical/dental clinics, clothing and food outlets and more.
Terra Nova’s abundance of park space, history, recreation opportunities and wildlife conservation create a perfect setting for buyers of Richmond Real Estate. The Official Community Plan has policies to preserve and enhance the view, which stretches across the Gulf of Georgia to Vancouver Island, north to Howe Sound and the city of Vancouver, the Coast Mountains, and YVR.
Rich in history, Terra Nova is home to a heritage farmhouse, complete with restored orchard and vegetable garden. Historic cannery buildings remain and are maintained to give residents and visitors the opportunity to revisit the past. In 2007, 1.5 acres became the permanent home of Richmond’s Sharing Farm where fruits and vegetables are grown and harvested for charitable food distribution organizations.
Residents enjoy a healthy, active community and the easy accessibility to Vancouver makes Terra Nova Real Estate a popular and sought-after place to call home.