Portugal Cove-St. Philip's real estate guide & listings for sale
Portugal Cove-St. Philip's is fairly good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
Cars are a great transportation option in this town. Parking is easy. Walking is not very feasible for home buyers in this part of the Greater St. John's metropolitan area since almost no daily errands can be run without having to use a vehicle.
About 40% of properties in Portugal Cove-St. Philip's were constructed after the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. In this town, the overwhelming majority of buildings are single detached homes, while duplexes are also present in the housing stock. Roughly 85% of the dwellings in the town are occupied by homeowners whereas renters occupy the remainder. This town offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Parents and their children may consider it very hard to access high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. As far as eating is concerned, a car is almost always needed in Portugal Cove-St. Philip's to reach the nearest supermarket.