Moncton real estate guide & listings for sale
Moncton offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. There are over 50 parks close by for residents to relax in, making them easy to get to. This city is also fairly good for those who like quiet surroundings, as the streets tend to be reasonably tranquil - however noise can be bothersome closer to the railway line.
Driving is an excellent medium of transportation in Moncton. It is a rather short car ride to the closest highway from anywhere in this city, and it is very convenient to find a place to park. In contrast, public transit riders may experience limited options in Moncton as a result of the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, the city is served by about 20 bus lines, and most residences are close to a bus stop. It is inconvenient for people travelling on foot to navigate Moncton as very few daily errands can be run without having to resort to a car.
In Moncton, most dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This city offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about two thirds of the properties in Moncton while renters occupy the remainder. Roughly 30% of homes in this city were built after the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
Some, but not all, property owners in this city will live within walking distance of one of around 40 supermarkets. There are also over 250 restaurants and coffee shops in this city. With regards to education, families may consider it difficult for their schoolchildren to access high schools and primary schools on foot. Likewise, daycares are not especially abundant and consequently not always within walking distance. Residents benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level.