Eagle Harbour real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Eagle Harbour is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. Accessing public green spaces is easy from most locations in the neighbourhood, since there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to discover and getting to the closest park from a large number of properties is easy. This part of the municipality is also good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are generally tranquil - although there are still several louder areas, especially close to the railway line, Highway 99 or Trans-Canada Highway.
Cars are a great means of transportation in Eagle Harbour. Nearby highways, such as Trans-Canada Highway, are very easy to drive to from anywhere in this part of the municipality, and it is especially convenient to park. On the other hand, getting around by public transit is very hard in Eagle Harbour. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly close by. Biking is very difficult in this area as the cycling network is not very comprehensive, and cyclists are faced with quite a few hills. Eagle Harbour is also not very well-suited for walking because almost no common errands can be run without the use of a car.
Around 40% of properties in Eagle Harbour were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing the vast majority of buildings in this neighbourhood, while townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy nearly 90% of the units in Eagle Harbour and the rest are rented. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Primary schools are easy to walk to from anywhere in Eagle Harbour. On the other hand, there are no high schools in Eagle Harbour. With respect to eating, purchasing one's groceries usually necessitates the use of a car in this neighbourhood. A limited variety of restaurants is available in Eagle Harbour.