Paradise real estate guide & listings for sale
Paradise is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be quite peaceful - however noise can be problematic closer to Jonesberry Crescent or Trans-Canada Highway.
The favoured way to get around in this part of the St Johns metropolitan area is usually a car. Most real estate listings are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, such as Trans Canada Highway, and it is very easy to find a parking spot. On the other hand, the public transit system in this town is quite bad. Nonetheless, property owners benefit from a few bus lines. Many of the homes for sale in this town are located in areas that are not very well-suited for walking since running common errands is very impractical on foot.
In Paradise, around two thirds of dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly duplexes. This part of the St Johns metropolitan area offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 80% of the properties in Paradise whereas renters occupy the remainder. Most of the housing growth in this town has taken place after the year 2000.
There are only a limited number of primary schools in this part of the St Johns metropolitan area and therefore they can be an extended walk away. Furthermore, Paradise does not contain any high schools. In addition, it can be challenging to get to daycares as a pedestrian. When it comes to food, a fraction of home buyers in Paradise may have the option to do their groceries by walking, while others will have to rely on a vehicle. There are also a few opportunities for those who value nearby restaurants.