WHITE ROCK REAL ESTATE
White Rock is a community that is home to a gorgeous bay, moderate climate, and striking sunsets. It is one of the most ideal places in Canada to consider moving to and a White Rock realtor will be able to show you the specific highlights of the community and why it’s a great place to live.
The city gets its name from a landmark on the bay that is a giant white rock. The legend holds that the rock marks the landing spot of a stone that was hurled across the Strait of Georgia by a young chief. The legend says that at the point that the rock landed was the place that he and his bride would make their home and it was his descendants that formed the Semiahmoo First Nation. The word Semiahmoo is a Coast Salish word for “half-moon” and it describes the shape of the bay that White Rock is home to.
In terms of the community, White Rock has a total population of about 18,000 people and covers an area that’s a little more than 5 square kilometers. The climate is moderate at about 23 degrees in the summer and 6 degrees in the winter. It is often bright and sunny in White Rock in contrast to the surrounding areas that are normally cloudy.
White Rock real estate is available to home buyers who are considering relocating to the city. You can search for all of the White Rock properties for sale here to see a listing of the different White Rock homes for sale. There are a large variety of houses to choose from that are located in different parts of the city. If you find a house for sale in White Rock that you like, be sure to contact a realtor to find out more about the home. You will find that a move to White Rock will be a great opportunity to live in a gorgeous coastal community that has a great history.
by Ped Naimi