Downtown real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Downtown is exemplified by its calm ambience. This neighbourhood is quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, there are about 10 green spaces close by for residents to discover and they are especially well-situated, resulting in them being very easy to reach from most locations within Downtown.
Downtown is very car friendly. Finding a place to park is easy, and it is a rather short drive to the closest highway from anywhere in this neighbourhood. This neighbourhood is also a fairly pleasant part of Fredericton for pedestrians; running common errands is convenient.
Small apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing about two thirds of buildings in Downtown, while single detached homes and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Around half of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed before the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s. This area offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Around 80% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and owners make up the remainder.
Daycares and schools are convenient to walk to from any location in this area. Concerning food, it is very often practical for property owners in Downtown to do their groceries by walking. Moreover, there are a good number of options for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes. It is also a rather short distance to a reasonable selection of clothing stores.