Shearwater real estate guide & listings for sale

Shearwater remains relatively calm, thanks to the presence of very few pedestrians. Parks aren't well-situated, which results in them being rather difficult to get to from most locations within the neighbourhood. Despite that, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to explore.


The car is usually the preferred way to move around in Shearwater. It is especially convenient to park. However, Shearwater is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, homeowners are served by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally relatively close by. Travelling on foot is not very feasible for property owners in Shearwater as carrying out daily needs is very inconvenient.


Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing around 40% of buildings in Shearwater, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home while the remainder are owners. About 40% of properties in this part of the municipality were built following the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s.


House buyers in Shearwater almost always have to use a car to access the nearest supermarket. There are a few cafes in this area. With respect to education, Shearwater does not have any high schools or primary schools.

Neighbourhood Listings

Royal LePage Anchor Realty
MLS® #: 202000509


104 HOWARD AVE, Eastern Passage, NS, B2W 1A7

1 bed|1 bath|N/A sqft|house
Royal LePage Anchor Realty
MLS® #: 202000482


56 KRAUSE CRT, Russell Lake, NS, B2W 0K9

3 bed|3 bath|N/A sqft|house
Royal LePage Atlantic (Dartmouth)
MLS® #: 201926339


21 WILLOWDALE DR, Cole Harbour, NS, B2V 1B9

3 bed|2 bath|N/A sqft|house
Keller Williams Select Realty
MLS® #: 201925906


471 CALDWELL RD, Cole Harbour, NS, B2V 1A7

3 bed|2 bath|N/A sqft|house
Royal LePage Atlantic
MLS® #: 201925527


6 VIVIAN LANE, Eastern Passage, NS, B2W 1E5

3 bed|2 bath|N/A sqft|house
Keller Williams Select Realty
MLS® #: 201923902


509 - 87 PEBBLECREEK CRES, Dartmouth, NS, B2W 0J9

2 bed|2 bath|N/A sqft|condo
Keller Williams Select Realty
MLS® #: 201913713


43 ASTRAL DR, Colby, NS, B2V 1B4

4 bed|2 bath|N/A sqft|house
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