Fredericton real estate guide & listings for sale
Fredericton offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. Parks are easy to access, since the majority of houses for sale have one within walking distance and there are over 150 public green spaces close by for residents to explore. Most areas in this city are very quiet, as the streets are very calm.
This city is especially car friendly. It is very convenient to park, and many properties for sale are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway. It is challenging for people walking to move around in Fredericton as running common errands is impractical.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing about 55% of buildings in Fredericton, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings. Around 30% of properties in this city were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This city offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. About two thirds of the properties in the city are occupied by homeowners and renters occupy the remainder.
Parents and their children may consider it challenging to access high schools and primary schools on foot. Furthermore, there are only a few daycares and thus they can be a long walk away. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. Regarding eating, accessing one of approximately 20 supermarkets by walking is practical for some, but not all, home buyers in Fredericton. A limited number of restaurants and coffee shops can be found as well.