Moncton real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Moncton is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. There are over 50 public green spaces nearby for residents to explore, resulting in them being easy to get to from a large number of locations within Moncton. This city is also quiet, as the streets are quite calm - although there are still several noisier sections, especially near the railway line.
The best method to navigate Moncton is usually a car. Nearby highways are reasonably easy to reach from any home in this city, and it is very convenient to come across a parking spot. However, this city is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, there are around 20 bus lines, and bus stops are usually close by. Most homes for sale in this city are located in areas that are not very conducive to walking as running common errands is challenging on foot.
In Moncton, many dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining dwellings are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This city also has a good variety of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About two thirds of the population of this city own their home and the rest are renters. About 30% of homes in this city were built following the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
A fraction of house buyers in Moncton may have the option to buy their groceries on foot in one of approximately 40 stores, while others will have to turn to another means of transportation. There are also a few opportunities for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes. When it comes to education, there are only a few high schools and primary schools in Moncton and accordingly they can be an extended walk away. Furthermore, families may find it challenging for their children to get to daycares on foot. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.