Pokiok real estate guide & listings for sale
Pokiok is a great neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. Green spaces, such as Shamrock Park, are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore, making them easy to get to. This area is very quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
Pokiok is an extremely good part of Saint John for getting around by car. It is very convenient to access a place to park, and most properties for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway. It is difficult for pedestrians to navigate Pokiok as many daily needs are inconvenient to meet on foot.
Small apartment buildings are the main housing type, representing roughly 45% of dwellings in Pokiok, and the remainder are mainly duplexes, single detached homes, and townhouses. This area offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Renters occupy around 60% of the properties in Pokiok and 40% are occupied by owners. Roughly 45% of homes in this part of the city were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 2000s.
The nearest supermarket in Pokiok is usually only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a few restaurants in this area. Regarding education, in Pokiok, families will typically be able to get to primary schools and daycares by walking. In contrast, there are no high schools in this neighbourhood.