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White Rock

About This Neighbourhood

Intro
White Rock is a popular and charming seaside destination home to approximately 20,000 residents and one 486 tonne white boulder. White Rock specializes in restaurants serving fresh seafood, steaks, fish & chips, tapas, French style bistros and pubs. The promenade, an 8km strip alongside a sandy beach, is dotted with numerous trendy boutiques, ice cream shops and a 2,000 foot pier first opened in 1914. 

Location
White Rock borders Semiahmoo Bay and is surrounded on three sides by South Surrey neighbourhoods. It is just 45 km from Vancouver and 5 minutes from the Canada/US border. 

Housing Insights
The natural sloped geography of White Rock offers many homes endless views of the Straight of Georgia. With a stunning waterfront setting, the City of White Rock has a variety of housing options including: single-family homes on smaller lots, newer high-end condominium projects and breath-taking waterfront estate homes.

Schools
White Rock falls within 4 elementary school districts: Bayridge, H.T. Thrift, White Rock, and Peace Arch. The area is serviced by both Earl Marriott High School and Semiahmoo Secondary, officially accredited with an International Baccalaureate High School Program, White Rock Christian Academy, Star of the Sea Catholic School and Southridge Private School also contribute to higher levels of private school education in the area.

Shopping
Downtown White Rock has many independent retailers to enhance your shopping experience. The Five Corners is a popular spot for dining out and the White Rock strip along Marine Drive is full of restaurants and boutique shops. Designated as a small city in itself, White Rock has all the modern shopping amenities in town or along its borders. 

Recreation
The main destination of White Rock visitors is the Marine Dr promenade and its famous 2,000 foot pier. Frequently compared to California, White Rock offers beautiful beaches, numerous green parks and water sports such as swimming, kayaking and canoeing. Centennial Park in the heart of White Rock has a leisure centre, ice arena, curling club and ravine trails. Just up the road is the South Surrey Athletic Park, including Softball City (a baseball-themed sports complex with batting cages and sports grill), and the South Surrey Arena (home base for the BCHL Surrey Eagles), with one of only two Olympic-sized ice rinks in the Lower Mainland.

Facts & Figures for White Rock

Current MLS® Stats - Houses

87

Listings for sale

$2.8M

Average list price

67

Avg days on market

Current MLS® Stats - Condos

112

Listings for sale

$921.7K

Average list price

66

Avg days on market

Current MLS® Stats - Townhomes

7

Listings for sale

$948.4K

Average list price

43

Avg days on market

702 - 14825 Thrift Avenue, White Rock, South Surrey White Rock
New Listing
702 - 14825 Thrift Avenue White Rock, South Surrey White Rock
2 Beds
2 Baths
1,502 sqft
$1,978,000
FANTOM-Luxurious South West OCEAN VIEW 1500 s...
15667 Marine Drive, White Rock, South Surrey White Rock
Open House Aug 13th - 14th, 2-4PM
15667 Marine Drive White Rock, South Surrey White Rock
5 Beds
4 Baths
2,597 sqft
$1,650,000
EAST BEACH OCEAN VIEW HOME w/ 5 DECKS! With o...
513 - 1442 Foster Street, White Rock, South Surrey White Rock
New Listing
513 - 1442 Foster Street White Rock, South Surrey White Rock
2 Beds
2 Baths
1,326 sqft
$726,000
Stunning Ocean Views! Sought after White Rock...
LT.1 - 15920 Goggs Avenue, White Rock, South Surrey White Rock
New Listing
LT.1 - 15920 Goggs Avenue White Rock, South Surrey White Rock
Builders Alert! Sutton Group-West Coast Realt...
18 - 15563 Marine Drive, White Rock, South Surrey White Rock
New Listing
18 - 15563 Marine Drive White Rock, South Surrey White Rock
2 Beds
3 Baths
1,505 sqft
$979,000
Unobstructed ocean view from both levels. Thi...
1302 - 1501 Foster Street, White Rock, South Surrey White Rock
Open House Aug 14th, 2-4PM
1302 - 1501 Foster Street White Rock, South Surrey White Rock
2 Beds
2 Baths
1,140 sqft
$1,269,000
Welcome home to Foster Martin, the newest lux...

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