Hampton real estate guide & listings for sale
Hampton is very good for those who enjoy quiet surroundings, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
Hampton is an extraordinarily convenient part of the Saint John metropolitan area for moving around by car. Accessing a parking spot is easy. Most houses for sale in this part of the Saint John metropolitan area are located in places that are not very convenient for those who travel by foot because running common errands is very inconvenient by walking.
The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Hampton is an important part of its character. This parish is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy nearly 90% of the properties in Hampton and 10% are occupied by renters. Roughly 30% of homes in this part of the Saint John metropolitan area were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
There are only a very small number of primary schools in this parish and accordingly they can be a very long walk away. Furthermore, this part of the Saint John metropolitan area does not have any high schools. In addition, parents may consider it very hard for their kids to reach daycares on foot. Concerning eating, house buyers in Hampton almost always have to use a car to travel to the nearest supermarket.