Fairville real estate guide & listings for sale
Fairville is a reasonably good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm atmosphere. This area is quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several louder sections, especially closer to the railway line. Lastly, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in, including Wolastoq Park, and they are very well-located, which makes them easy to get to.
Fairville is especially car friendly. Nearby highways are very easy to access from anywhere in this area, and it is very convenient to come across a place to park. It is inconvenient for pedestrians to navigate this part of Saint John since carrying out daily needs is challenging.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing around 45% of dwellings in Fairville, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 55% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 45% are rented. About half of homes in this area were constructed pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s.
In this area, parents and their children will typically be able to reach both primary and secondary schools on foot. On the other hand, it can be challenging to walk to daycares from homes for sale in Fairville. Regarding eating, it is easy to reach the closest grocery store on foot in Fairville. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who value close by restaurants and cafes.