Mount Pleasant real estate guide & listings for sale
Mount Pleasant is a good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere. This area is reasonably quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Finally, it is very easy to get to public green spaces in the neighbourhood, since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out, including Rockwood Park.
The car is usually the preferred transportation option in Mount Pleasant. Most real estate listings are a short drive from the nearest highway, and coming across a place to park is quite easy. Mount Pleasant is not very suitable for walking as very few common errands can be run on foot.
In Mount Pleasant, around 55% of buildings are small apartment buildings, while duplexes and single detached homes are the main housing types in the rest of the housing stock. This area also has a good choice of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home whereas the rest are owners. Most homes in this part of Saint John were built before the 1960s, during its most significant construction boom.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in Mount Pleasant. Additionally, parents may consider it challenging for their kids to get to daycares on foot. When it comes to eating, it is occasionally practical for house buyers in Mount Pleasant to shop for groceries by walking. There are a limited number of options for those who appreciate restaurants in close proximity.