Port Moody declares itself the City of the Arts and strives to harmonize the natural environment with it's economy and quality of life. This city of over 29,000 inhabitants is located at the head of Burrard Inlet and at the foot of Eagle Mountain on the north shore. Just 30 minutes from Vancouver, it features Rocky Point, a seaside park; Newport Village, a whistler-inspired residential and retail community; Eagle Ridge Hospital, and multitudes of mountainside trails for the outdoor enthusiast.
Port Moody is a popular location for families and urban professionals making the move to the suburbs from Vancouver & Burnaby. Strategically located for those commuting by car to downtown and serviced by the West Coast Express which makes the trip to downtown Vancouver in only 25 minutes. Also serviced by many community buses and express buses to downtown and Lougheed Town Centre Skytrain Station. The proposed Evergreen Skytrain Line will also have stops throughout Port Moody.
Average home prices in Port Moody are the highest of the 3 Tri-City communities. Its popularity with those moving eastward from Burnaby and Vancouver have driven prices upwards. Coveted waterfront property on the Burrard Inlet has also contributed to higher than average home prices. Newer, larger and more luxurius homes along the North Shore and in newer subdivisions such as Heritage Woods & Heritage Mountain have seen prices creep above the million dollar mark giving nearby Anmore and Belcarra real estate a run for its money.
Port Moody has a large number of natural settings and parks which make it appealing for its "West Coast" lifestyle. Seaside parks & cycling & jogging trails. West Coast style urban amenities can be found at Newport & Suterbrook Villages. If condominium or townhome living is your thing then the town centre area of Port Moody will be the place for you. Endless shopping possibilities, resturants, coffee shops, recreation centre & ice rink, & close access to downtown transit. A compact & walking friendly community for those practicing sustainable living.
Famous Port Moody alumni include former NFL football players Doug Brown & Corey Mace & 2010 Columbus Blue Jackets first round draft pick Ryan Johansen.
Team Phil Haig has helped clients buy and sell homes in Port Moody since the mid 80's building on experience from team members who live in Port Moody.