Carbonear real estate guide & listings for sale
Carbonear is very quiet overall, as the streets are generally very peaceful.
Cars are a great transportation option in Carbonear. It is very convenient to come across a place to park, and the majority of houses for sale are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway. Walking is not very feasible for home buyers in Carbonear as very few daily errands can be run without having to resort to a car.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in Carbonear. Around 30% of properties in this town were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This town offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly three quarters of the population of this town own their home while the remainder are renters.
Parents may consider it difficult for their children to get to high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. Likewise, daycares are not numerous and consequently tend to require a very long walk to get to. When it comes to food, a fraction of home buyers in this town may be able to travel to the closest grocery store on foot, while others will have to use another means of transportation. Residents are served by around 20 restaurants and cafes as well.