Lets face it, the Greater Vancouver Regional area is so sprawled out, it is hard for even the most experienced local to figure out the best place to live.
Check out our TOP 10 BEST REASONS to live in Richmond and your choice will be easily made.
Terborg's Top 10 Best Reasons to live in Richmond, BC
#10 - International Ariport Access
International Airport Access without the ariport noise.
#9 - Nature at Your Door Step
Miles of waterside bicycle / walking paths, Fraser River, Finn Slough, Shady Island, Garry Point Park, Terra Nova Natural Area, McDonald Beach Park, Iona Island Regional Park and more.
#8 - Excellent Community Recreational Facilities
Home of the Olympic Oval, UBC Boathouse, skating rinks, swimming pools, running tracks, all weather playing fields, golf courses, nature parks & trails, community live theatre, boat launches, bowling lanes, movie theaters, etc.
#7 - Excellent Schools
Multicultural programs, Incentive, Enriched, French immersion, Christian, Jewish, Muslin, Montessori, International Bacclaurate, etc.
#6 - Fresh & Clean Air
Freshest and cleanest air in the region.
#5 - Centrally located ... transportation is a breeze
Only 25 minute access to downtown, the University of BC or the US Border! Skytrain to downtown Vancouver and Airport.
#4 - Stevestion Village
Quaintness of Steveston Village, charm of the fishing heritage, restaurants, shops, services, etc.
#3 - Fresh Vegetable Markets
Fabulous fresh vegetable markets, farmers fields full of fresh strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, peas, peppers, etc., available for hand packing in season. Cranberry growing capital of North America.
#2 - Multicultural Community
Chinese markets, Buddist temples, Jewish Synagogues, etc.
#1 - A Great Place to Raise Your Family!
Friendly people, safe neighbourhoods, low crime rate, substaintial industrial, commercial and high technology employment base.