Buying a Home in Rockland, Victoria

Posted by Serena Kolida on Thursday, February 18th, 2016 at 11:13am.

Victoria is known for many things. It is home to numerous amenities and some of the most beautiful older homes. If you are buying a home in Rockland, one of the area's most eclectic and historically charming areas, you will find it has a true sense of Victoria's charm present. You will love all the amenities and features this community has to offer, but you can easily appreciate the various modern elements to this older community. If you are buying here, take a closer look at what type of homes you will find in Rockland, one of the more prominent of Victoria's neighbourhoods.

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The most striking element of Rockland is its numerous mansions. These are easy to see on the various streets in the community. Many have beautiful but unique architecture, which is why they have stood the test of time. And, you'll also notice many sit on lush lawns and landscaping. It's truly beautiful to simply walk the city streets here. Take a closer look at the Ross Bay Cemetery, too. it has some of the most beautiful sandstone and marble stones as well as historically beautiful buildings.

When buying real estate in Rockland, keep in mind that not all areas offer this type of property. You will find smaller, single family neighbourhoods here filled with numerous amenities and outstanding features. New developments are available though they are less common here mainly because the area is already fairly well built on. Existing home sales are the strongest here.  One thing you will notice right away is that much of the area is well landscaped.

Rockland is just one of the options in Victoria, British Columbia you can buy a home in, yet it is one of the most impressive. Look for a home here if you are after a stately property or perhaps one that gives you access to the very best amenities. You'll love calling this area home. See all Victoria Homes for Sale here.

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