Abbotsford Real Estate - Key Facts About Abbotsford And Its Real Estate Market
If you’re looking for information about Abbotsford real estate – whether you’re thinking about buying, selling, or you’re just checking out Abbotsford’s housing market – then you’re going to want to bookmark this page. That’s because it offers up some key facts about Abbotsford in general – which should prove useful to anyone considering relocation – as well as key facts about the Abbotsford real estate market – including the last 13 months of sales, new listing, and benchmark pricing information for detached homes, townhomes, and condominiums – which should prove to be useful to both buyers and sellers alike.
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Key Facts About Abbotsford
Abbotsford sits in the heart of the Fraser Valley, in the south-eastern part of the province of British Columbia. It offers quick access to the U.S. – it’s a five-minute drive away from the Canada/U.S. border – and is only about an hour’s drive on the Trans Canada highway to downtown Vancouver.
Abbotsford is the fifth largest city in BC – with a population of about 135,000 – and boasts one of the fastest growing economies in the country.
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More than 60% of Abbotsford’s residents work in Abbotsford, with the rest commuting to Chilliwack, Mission, and Vancouver. Twenty-five percent of people employed in Abbotsford commute from other municipalities.
Abbotsford has one of the most diverse economies in the country. Its main industries include agriculture, transportation, manufacturing, and retail.
Abbotsford residents have access to many great facilities – notably the Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre, the Abbotsford Sports and Entertainment Centre (home to the AHL’s Abbotsford Heat), Tradex Trade and Exhibition Centre, the University of the Fraser Valley, and the Abbotsford International Airport.
Key Data on the Abbotsford Real Estate Market – 13 Month Activity Trend
The tables in this section will give you a broad overview of how the Abbotsford real estate market has performed over the last 13 months.
Abbotsford Detached Homes
The table below shows the last 13 months of activity for sales, new listings, and benchmark prices for detached homes in Abbotsford.
The table below shows the last 13 months of activity for sales, new listings, and benchmark prices for townhouses in Abbotsford.
The table below shows the last 13 months of activity for sales, new listings, and benchmark prices for townhouses in Abbotford.
Please Note: All data for the tables are drawn from the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board's monthly MLS statistical package. And while every effort has been made to ensure that we have entered the correct data, from time to time there may be an error.