Prospect real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy Prospect. There are a few parks nearby for residents to unwind in and they are very well-situated, making them very easy to get to. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
This area is an extremely convenient part of Fredericton for travelling by car. Many homes for sale are a very short drive from the closest highway, and it is very easy to access a place to park. Travelling on foot is not especially convenient for residents in Prospect as few daily errands can be run without the use of a car.
The large percentage of small apartment buildings in the housing stock of Prospect is an important part of its character. The majority of the homes in this neighbourhood were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. This part of Fredericton also has quite a good choice of housing sizes; there is a higher proportion of two bedroom homes in this part of the city. Roughly 85% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and 15% are owners.
House buyers in this area will welcome that a grocery store is always only a short walk away. Furthermore, home buyers won't have to go far to take advantage of the closest coffee shop, and a small number of restaurants can be found in Prospect as well. Residents can find a good number of nearby clothing stores. Concerning education, parents and their children will welcome that wherever their house is located in Prospect, both primary and secondary schools are close by. In contrast, daycares are not especially plentiful and thus may require an extended walk to get to.